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Listen: Adoption For Russia Accounts For Largest Proportion Of All Inter-Country Adoptions In Ireland.

: 28/10/2020 - 11:41

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.

wedjudy.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett

Judy Lovett joined Clem Ryan on Kildare Today.

judy_lovett.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett


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