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Intercountry Adoption

Eye-opening Insights Into International Adoption, Orphans, Special Needs and "Re-homing"

Adam Pertman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Adam Pertman

More children are remaining in orphanages for longer periods of time, thereby incurring the increased developmental and psychic harm that comes from being institutionalized, while also diminishing their prospects for ever moving into a permanent family.

Orphaned or Stolen? The U.S. State Department investigates adoption from Nepal, 2006-2008

Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism

Photo © Tom Krymkowski Exclusive State Department internal cables from Freedom of Information Act requests Children abducted from their families f...

Transracial Adoption: Is Love Enough?

Katharine Quarmby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Katharine Quarmby

You need to know where you come from so you can get going with the rest of your life. Denying the importance of this -- as the new coalition government seems bent on doing -- isn't going to make this very human need go away.

Anatomy of an Adoption Crisis

Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism

The U.S. Embassy in Hanoi "believes that there is fraud in the overwhelming majority of cases of infants offered for international adoption" from Vietnam.