New research shows adoption from Russia accounted for the largest proportion of all intercountry adoptions into Ireland between 1991 and 2019
Between 1992 and 2014, 1,628 children were adopted from Russia by parents habitually resident in Ireland, of whom 87 children are living in Kildare.
Judy Lovett is a Research Officer of the Adoption Authority of Ireland and author of the report.
She's been speaking to Kildare Today.
Judy Lovett joined Clem Ryan on Kildare Today.