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Dutch govt mulls ban on international child adoption amid trafficking fears

by Luke Dale-Harris | Thomson Reuters Foundation Monday, 23 January 2017 16:52 GMT LONDON, Jan 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Dutch government is expected to vote on whether to ban international child adoption amid concerns over the danger of trafficking and laundering children, raising the possibility that other countries could follow suit, experts say. […]

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The Colour of Time – Front and Back Book Cover Competition

A call out to all ICA who have an artist flare… Cover Image Competition Flyer  

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Adoption Act Refrom 2015/2016

In December 2015 the Attorney-General asked the Commission to provide recommendations to government on the modernisation of the Adoption Act 1984 and the Adoption Regulations 2008.View the terms of reference. The Commission will publish a consultation paper in early August 2016, outlining the scope of the inquiry and inviting submissions from the public.  Submissions are welcome after […]

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Intercountry Adoption Support Services

  CLIENT ACCESS Clients wishing to access the service can do so by calling the central 1300 543 396 service number (LifeWorks National Office) or via email on icasupport@lifeworks.com.au As the Coordinator of ICAFS Service, my role is to ensure clients are provided with comprehensive information regarding the service and are referred to their nearest […]

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Australian Passport RENEWAL

Please note on the Australian Passport online renewal it will ask you the following questions, NOTE that BIRTH name can mean ADOPTIVE NAME. The site will ask for ; Current Passport number Name Birth Date Place of Birth Country of Birth Surname at Birth (Which I mistaken thought was my birth name, but they wanted […]

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