International co-operation and protection of children with regard to intercountry adoption (Volume 244)
(655 words)

Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 244

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 1993

Abstract

International adoption has developed significantly since the seventies, states J.H.A. van Loon, first secretary of the Hague Conference on private international law. The author starts by outlining the reality and evolution of adoption as a worldwide social phenomenon. He goes on to address the intercountry characteristics, the evolution and the practices of international adoption. Mr. van Loon t…

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Loon, J.H.A. van, “International co-operation and protection of children with regard to intercountry adoption (Volume 244)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 13 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9789041100870.191_456>
First published online: 1993



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