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The Hague Convention on International Adoption

Holt Accredited Under Hague Convention

Holt International is among the group of adoption agencies that have met the U.S. State Department's standard for international adoptions

Having been approved by the Council On Accreditation (COA), Holt International has received Hague accreditation, signifying that Holt meets an international standard of practice based upon a treaty called the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption. The Hague Convention, which has been ratified by 75 countries, establishes protections for children, birth parents and adoptive parents while it also endorses the concept of international adoption as a means for homeless children to receive permanent, loving families. (more...)

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