The Challenge of Facilitating Child Adoption the Case of Child and Security Office in Bahir Dar City Administration
International and Public Affairs
Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2018, Pages: 78-82
Received: Oct. 15, 2018;
Accepted: Dec. 28, 2018;
Published: Jan. 25, 2019
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Genanew Jemberu Engida, Department of Civic and Ethical Studies, Faculty of Social Science and Humanities, Debre Markos University, Debre Markos, Ethiopia
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Adoption has connotation for creating healthy and ethical societies who contributes the development of a country in different aspects. The research objective is to investigate the challenges of Bahir Dar city administration women and children affair office when facilitating child adoption. In order to achieve the research objectives, the researcher employed qualitative research approach through case study design. The researcher used non probability sampling techniques. In order to collect the data, primary and secondary data were used. Thematic and document analysis were employed to analysis the data. The findings of the research indicated that Bahir Dar city administration women and children affair office when facilitating child adoption faced many challenges. such as, Bureaucratic system, scarcity of budget, low understanding and cooperation, low transport services, low/shortage human power, the interest of parents to adopt infant children, lack of information, low community perception on adoption, low participation of the society, unfamiliar of adopt parents, lack of special attention for children those are faced by diseases. And the researcher conclude that child adoption facilitating faced so many problems. And recommendation are forwarded depend on the conclusion.
Challenges, Child Adoption, Facilitating Child Adoption
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Genanew Jemberu Engida,
The Challenge of Facilitating Child Adoption the Case of Child and Security Office in Bahir Dar City Administration, International and Public Affairs.
Vol. 2, No. 4,
2018, pp. 78-82.
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