Adoption Convention enters into force for Niger

Today, 1 September 2021, the Convention of 29 May 1993 on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption (Adoption Convention) entered into force for the Republic of the Niger, following the deposit of its instrument of accession on 24 May 2021.

The Adoption Convention has 104 Contracting Parties. More information on this Convention is available on the Adoption Section of the HCCH website.

Although not yet a Member of the HCCH, Niger is a Contracting Party to two HCCH Conventions.