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Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Ethiopia

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
December 6, 2012


Special Advisor for Children’s Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs will visit Ethiopia from December 7-13. She will meet with Ethiopian Government officials to discuss intercountry adoptions and the implementation of the Pre-Adoption Immigration Review (PAIR) program. Jacobs will also meet with non-governmental organizations to discuss the importance of standards of practice to protect children and families.

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

For press inquiries please contact or (202) 647-1488.

PRN: 2012/1925


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