Trends in International Adoption

Dramatic changes have unfolded over the past few years in the area of international adoption. Adoptions of children from some countries have been put on hold. The number of adoptions of children from other countries has decreased significantly.  There has been greater emphasis on the adoptions of older children and children with special needs from overseas. New procedures and safeguards have been developed to prevent unethical practices in the international adoption process. What’s going on?

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