Working Group on preventing and addressing illicit practices in intercountry adoption

  • Preliminary Document for the attention of the 2015 Special Commission (2015):
    • Factsheet No 3 - Preventing and Addressing Illicit Practices in Intercoutry Adoption

  • Discussion Paper: Co-operation between Central Authorities to develop a common approach to preventing and addressing illicit practices in intercountry adoption cases (October 2012)

  • Information Documents for the attention of the 2010 Special Commission (2010):
    • Info Doc. No 1 - Abduction, sale and traffic in children in the context of intercountry adoption (David M. Smolin)
    • Info Doc. No 2 - "The sins of the 'saviours'": child trafficking in the context of intercountry adoption in Africa (Dr Benyam D. Mezmur)
    • Info Doc. No 6 - The grey zones of intercountry adoption (International Social Service)