Rwanda accedes to 1993 Hague Intercountry Adoption Convention

On Wednesday 28 March 2012, Rwanda deposited its instrument of accession to the Hague Convention of 29 May 1993 on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption and has thus become the 87th Contracting State to this Convention.

The 1993 Convention will enter into force for Rwanda on 1 July 2012.