China

Sina22 Mar 2017

China orders authorities to check all qualifications, facilities, services and safety management for all government foster care facilities.

Neil Conner - The Telegraph14 Dec 2016

The Telegraph reports that police in China rescued 36 children from traffickers. 

Wang Mingting and Li Rongde - Caixin Online10 Nov 2016

Article from China stating rural migrant parents who leave their children behind for extended periods could face criminal charges over their failure to provide adequate care, China's Ministry of Civil Affairs said Wednesday.

Han Meng - Sixth Tone25 Oct 2016

A Fulbright scholar compares adoption experiences in China with those in America.

University of Eastern Finland18 Oct 2016

Fudan University and the University of Eastern Finland will open a joint Sino-Finnish Centre for Child Protection Research, SFCPR, in Shanghai. 

Michele L. Statz - Sage Publications28 Aug 2016

This article examines and discusses the designation of unaccompanied Chinese children as "Unaccompanied Alien Children" and the processes experienced in obtaining such designations.

Marcus Roberts - Mercatornet12 Aug 2016

This article by Marcus Roberts discusses how and why intercountry adoptions have dropped so dramatically in the recent years. 

BBC News12 Apr 2016

This video tells the story of a boy in China who lives in the countryside with his grandmother while his parents are working in a factory in another city.

Jenna Cook - Foreign Policy30 Mar 2016

A woman who was adopted from China to the United States in the early 1990s has authored this moving piece for Foreign Policy, detailing her search for her birth family, and the many birth families she met along the way who miss and long for information on their “lost,” or “abandoned” daughters.

Emily Feng - New York Times29 Mar 2016

The Chinese government will be conducting its first comprehensive survey on left-behind rural children, says this article from the New York Times.

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