06 Aug 2012

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8/6/2012: “Adopting From Africa, Saving the Children?” Think Africa Press

“The veneer of philanthropy regarding intercountry adoption is beginning to fade as issues are more broadly and better understood, and a dangerous connection to child trafficking becomes more prominent. It is worrying for Africa then that it has been dubbed the ‘new frontier’ for intercountry adoption by the African Child Policy Forum (ACPF). Despite global rates falling to a 15-year low, Africa has experienced with a threefold rise in intercountry adoption cases in the last eight years….”

Read the full article here: http://allafrica.com/stories/201208061002.html

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