Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA)

  • CARA is statutory body of Ministry of Women & Child Development
  • It is established under Juvenile Justice Act, 2015.
  • It is a nodal body for adoption of Indian children.
  • It is mandated to monitor and regulate in-country and inter-country adoptions.
  • It deals in orphan, abandoned or surrendered children.
  • It deals with inter-country adoptions according to Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption, 1993 ratified by India in 2003.

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