Children in legal Vaccum: International Child Abduction

This article is from 2012 but it highlights some major issues with The Hague Convention that to this day in 2017 have not been fixed. Thousands of parents get told The Hague Convention will get their abducted children home, it’s simply not true… Many of us take on work or studies in a foreign country,…

United States Annual Report on IPCA

This is why CARI – Child Abduction Recovery International exists…….   From CARI’s experience and knowledge this report is missing many other countries who also fail to comply, enforce and demonstrate patterns of noncompliance year after year after year. For this reason we believe this report is far from accurate. What it does show is how…

Articles in The Hague Conventi0n

CARI is often contacted by organizations and left behind parents asking about specific Articles relating to the Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. Reality is victim parents are left to fend for themselves and can not turn to anyone for ‘honest’ and ‘correct’ advise when their children have…

Finally Safe…little Crystal

Usually all you see is bad posts of another abduction. What people who never experience having their child abducted and ripped away from you is all the time, effort, money and hard times the left behind parent goes through after CARI recovers their children safely home……’the ongoing court battles’. Finally……CLOSURE in one of the longest,…

Grandparents in International Child Abductions / Kidnappings;

CARI likes nothing better than returning children illegally abducted around the world, but we also like to bring up issues without the sugar coating, and tell the truth about topics those others including governments simply ignore and or avoid. Like it or hate it, the hard cold facts are in nearly all CARI’S cases we…

Little Lucia Rescued

Say hello to little Lucia, abducted while she was sleeping at the age of 4 months. Over the last 6 months a team from CARI has been pulling all stops to try and find Lucia, and we are extremely happy to say as of 3pm today, she was safely recoverd from Romania. Unfortunately, Lucia is…

International Parental Child Abduction Documentary

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare, their child abducted and smuggled overseas. In the UK every 12 hours a child is taken by a parent or family member. The left behind parent often has to go through years of heartache, fighting their ex-partner through the international courts just to see their child again. Some never do….