An Ethical Framework for Adoption in Ireland was launched in December 2009 by the Council of Irish Adoption Agencies.  This Ethical Framework  takes as its basis, the International Social Services (I.S.S.) document titled, The Rights of the Child in Internal and International Adoption (1999 – 2004).  The best principles for adoption practice are examined and discussed in  this document. You can download this publication by clicking on the link below:

Ethical Framework For Adoption in Ireland 2008-Updated 21-10-09