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Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to North Africa

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
April 20, 2012


Ambassador Susan Jacobs, Special Advisor for Children’s Issues, will travel to Morocco and Tunisia April 23-27, 2012.

While in Morocco, Ambassador Jacobs will meet with government officials to discuss cooperation on international parental child abductions and to promote the Hague Conventions on Abduction and Intercountry Adoption. In Tunisia, she will meet with government officials to discuss the Hague Abduction Convention and resolving international parental child abduction cases.

For more information about children’s issues, please visit:

For updates on Special Advisor Jacobs’ trip, follow her on Twitter: @ChildrensIssues.

PRN: 2012/615


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