United Arab Emirates

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Amanda Figueras - The Islamic Monthly11 Apr 2016

Aysha Albusmait, a single woman in her 50s living in Dubai, adopted a young girl named Reem when Reem was 3 years old. Her actions, say the article, are helping to break down taboos around adoption in the Gulf region.

Better Care Network29 Oct 2015

This country care review includes the care related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child.

Amanda Fisher - AlJazeera 6 Mar 2015

This article from AlJazeera tells the story of Aysha Albusmait, a single woman in Dubai who adopted a young girl.

Ola Salem, the National9 Feb 2014

This article reports on delays in the implementation of a two-year-old law aimed at caring for orphans in the United Arab Emirates apparently linked to the delayed construction of a new and expanded shelter.