ICAV företräder aktivt internationella adopterade intressen vid regeringsmöten. Nedan fångar vi några av de regeringsmöten ICAV har varit inblandad i genom åren.

On 20 Sept 2023, ICAV was invited by the UN Committees and Special Rapporteurs to present for the 1st Anniversary since the Joint Statement on Illegal Intercountry adoption. View the event and all the resources we created for it här.

In June 2023, ICAV was invited by the New Zealand adoption authority to present with New Zealand adoptees on the importance of including adoptee voices in policy and practice. See our panel presentation här.

In April 2023, ICAV was invited to meet with the Australian Government DSS in response to a letter sent to the Prime Minister requesting an investigation and/or recognition of illegal and illicit intercountry adoptions. See the letter signed by the community in Australia with global support. See the meeting minutes from 28 April 2023 and our survey distributed to the adoptee community to gather feedback which was presented to DSS and captured in the meeting minutes.

In 2022, ICAV was invited by the Québec adoption authority to bring Canadian adoptee leaders to discuss Searching Supports. In 2021, ICAV was invited by the Philippine InterCountry Adoption Board (ICAB) to present at the Philippine international adoption symposium.

Some previous advocacy meetings: (click on the images to read more)

ICAV bloggar aktivt om internationella adopterades behov och rättigheter. Nedan följer en lista över några av de bloggar vi har skrivit specifikt om våra behov och rättigheter.