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,…

Massive increase of abductions in Ireland

“Figures from the Department of Justice show 320 applications were dealt with by Irish Central Authority for Child Abduction in 2015. The 2015 report, released by Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald, says 161 of these are new applications.” link below to full article…. #IPCA #parentalabductionireland   http://www.newstalk.com/Over-160-new-cases-of-international-child-abduction-in-Ireland http://www.childabductionrecovery.com http://www.childrecoveryaustralia.com.au

Pakistan to join Hague Convention

1st of March 2017 Pakistan will be another country to enter into The Hague Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. Is this a step forward or will Pakistan be another signature state that ignores the rules set out in the Hague which should be protecting abducted children and…

What to do if your child is abducted

CARI – Child Abduction Recovery International   How to get your child back if they’ve been abducted to a foreign Country?   Each has their own thoughts and ideas on what to do when your child gets abducted. There are a number of steps to you can take and we outline some of the most…

Effects on Parental Abduction

Effects on IPCA plus when is a victim parent NOT a victim parent? We have come to realize that many children are missing but we rarely learn what happens to them. On those few occasions when we do, headline news stories tell about a murdered child and a suspect being sought. Other times we rejoice…

Religion in IPCA

Religion in IPCA (A must read if you know someone involved) We wanted to write about this controversial topic as it gets ignored far too often until too late, some have no idea about its consequences and there is just not enough awareness about religion when it comes to International Parental Child Abduction or IPCA….

Welcome home Luiz…

Say hello to Luiz. Safely recovered today close to Salvador by a team from CARI. Brazil is one of the many countries reported by the US in 2015 that showed signs of non compliance to The Hague Convention. Another black hole country in regards to IPCA. Brazil has one of the worst reputations in the…

Louise Monaghan

Public Notice: It has been brought to our attention of two Australian articles that were published in April in which a Louise Monaghan a left behind parent claimed that she had sought CARI’s assistance in the recovery of her child in 2011. In these articles she claims that CARI was “disinterested and money orientated”. It…

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…

Parental Child Abduction Philippines

On the 17th March 2016, the Philippines announced their accession to the Hague Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. As of March 2016, 94 states are party to the convention. The Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction’s mission is to protect the world’s most…

The Hague Convention Basics

Basics on The Hague Convention One of many main hurdles left behind parents are faced with before, during and after their children have been abducted to a foreign country is information. Well to be specific, the ‘lack of information’. As CARI – Child Abduction Recovery International deal with many clients from many countries we have put…

Travel Consent form South Africa

One of the topics #CARI will shortly be discussing with the Australian Government. Single Parent Travel Consent form and options the government can take to prevent Australian children being abducted.   South Africa has hundreds of #ParentalChildAbduction cases each year most never get resolved. Even though this is not one hundred percent affective in preventing…