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Intercountry adoption peaked in 2004 when over 22,000 children orphaned in other countries were adopted by American families.

Sadly, that number has declined in recent years, leaving tens of millions of orphans facing life without a family. We work hard to combat fraud and promote best practices and transparency throughout the adoption process while encouraging host countries to adhere to strict adoption policies and standards. We also collaborate with U.S. and international government officials to ensure that intercountry adoption remains a viable option for orphaned children and for building families.

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