Trends in International Adoption - 2004 to 2009
International Adoption is just one of many ways in which parents can adopt a child. Children from all over the globe are waiting for their forever families and the statistics below show that Americans are responding to their plight. Unlike the United States, many countries don't have a domestic...
The Story of the Unknown Soldier
The following is a summary of an address made at the American Adoption Congress Southern Conference in Orlando, Florida, October 1998. In June of 1998 a headline in the Rocky Mountain News read, "DNA Yields Identity of Unknown Soldier." The Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery,... Uganda: About the Country
Introduction :: Uganda Background: The colonial boundaries created by Britain to delimit Uganda... Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
What is Ebola hemorrhagic fever? Ebola hemorrhagic fever (Ebola HF) is a severe, often-fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) that has appeared sporadically since its initial recognition in 1976. The disease is caused by infection with Ebola virus, named after a...
Politics, bribery charges swirl around fledgling Uganda oil industry
Even before the first drops flow, Uganda's oil sector is beset by bribery allegations against officials, tax-related cases abroad that cost the government millions in legal fees and the alleged interference of a president whose firm control of the sector worries transparency campaigners. Chimps in Uganda: Resilience
Chimps in Uganda: Resilience Even before first drops flow, Uganda's oil beset by bribery charges, political interference
KAMPALA, Uganda - Even before the first drops flow, Uganda's oil sector is beset by bribery allegations against officials, tax-related cases abroad that cost the government millions in legal fees, and ... Uganda shilling up on inflows from exporters, charities
KAMPALA (Reuters) - The Uganda shilling strengthened on Friday due to dollar inflows from commodity exporters, charities and sell-offs by offshore investors betting on a weaker greenback. At 0932 GMT commercial banks in Kampala quoted the currency of east Africa's third-largest economy at...
May 6, 2012, 7:31 am
I am going jump all over the board in this post because there are things that have happened in various areas. First, the good news! If any of you have been waiting for Sierra Leone to re-open, the day has come. On April 30, 2012, the government of Sierra Leone released a notification that they... Good and Bad News in African Adoption
March 28, 2012, 6:20 pm
I have news! This is such an exciting time for my friends because they have been MATCHED and are going to get their 18 month old child very soon. I have blogged about them in the past. They are a neat couple who are adopting from Uganda. Just a couple weeks ago, I noticed an invite popped up on... Adopting From Africa
February 29, 2012, 6:43 am
The interest in African adoption continues to rise. Unfortunately, the underdeveloped adoption program is not capable of handling the increase. This is not meant to be a negative statement- just a true one. Most of the countries in Africa are seeing a rise in the number of applicants for...
Uganda Adoption - International, Agencies, Programs, Information
This program is: open. Due to residency requirements, Uganda adoption programs have been quite limited; however, recent news is that the requirement that applicant(s) must have lived in Uganda for three years and fostered the child for 36 months has been lifted.
Uganda: Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications
Here's where you can find all of your basic information about Uganda and how to adopt from Uganda
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Uganda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Uganda, officially the Republic of Uganda, is a landlocked country in East Africa. Uganda is bordered on the east by Kenya, on the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country ...
Uganda - Kampala - Home | Embassy of the United States
Describes the various offices in the Kampala embassy, including the library within the Information Resource Center.