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Margaret Hermes

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Review for UNICEF USA, New York, NY, USA

Rating: 1 stars  

Please educate yourself on all of UNICEF's policies before donating. They are fighting international adoption in many countries and their black and white approach that children should remain in their country of origin deprives many children of permanent families.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

This organization has helped keep my daughter from coming home for over three years.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would like to see UNICEF rethink its stance toward international adoption, especially in countries where domestic adoption is so rare that international adoption is a child's only way out of living in an institution.

Role:  General Member of the Public & Attempted to complete an adoption from Guatemala, initiated in 2007 and delayed ever since.