International Child Abduction

This booklet is intended to provide basic information to parents and as a guide to Finnish authorities in cases of international child abduction.

The booklet deals with the provisions on child abduction, the Hague Child Abduction Convention, and the work of the most relevant authorities in child abduction cases.

The booklet has been prepared in co-operation between the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, and the Association for Abducted Children in December 2000.

Updated on March 5, 2013


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