ICAB Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2020

Republic of the Philippines Intercountry Adoption Board

The Intercountry Adoption Board (lCAB) is the Central Authority of the Philippines and acts as a policy-making body for purposes of carrying out the provisions of Republic Act 8043 (The Intercountry Adoption Act of 1995). It continuously takes initiatives, activities, and strategies to ensure the protection of Filipino children placed for international adoption through monitoring and regulation of its partner agencies (FAAs) and ensuring compliance with the standards, and deterring trafficking of Filipino children.

The Annual report provides an overview of the CY 2020 results of the implementation of the programs and activities aligned with the year's thrusts and priorities: The report summarizes the capacity building activities and other initiatives to equip and empower stakeholders.