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How the Landscape of Adoption Is Changing

The numbers are staggering. The State Department just released new data as part of its annual report. Foreign adoptions are down from 23,000 in 2004 to 6,441 children adopted from abroad in 2014. There are a few reasons that could account for the decline. The U.S joined The Hague Convention (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hague_Adoption_Convention) in 2008. Its purpose is to set standards for [...] Read more