IAAME Messaging to Adoption Service Providers: COVID-19 Pandemic Crisis




For information related to Intercountry Adoption Accreditation and Approval click here.


For information about The Hague Convention click here.


For information about the Intercountry Adoption Act (IAA) click here.


For information about the Intercountry Adoption Universal Accreditation Act of 2012 (UAA) click here.


For an overview of implementation, processes, practices, and fee schedule click here.


For the Code of Federal Regulations (22 CFR Part 96), click here.


For the Accreditation Technical Guidance available via the Department of State Website click here.



IAAME Presentations


IAAME Self-Reporting Process (1/31/2019)

Self-Reporting Process Recording (1/31/2019)

NCFA Presentation (6/26/2019)

Symposium Presentation (09/20/2019)


IAAME Training for Adoption Service Providers: 2020/2021


Training Plan for Adoption Service Providers: 2020/2021:  Training Plan

Session 1: The Revised Substantial Compliance System: Changes in Weighting of Standards & New Rating Indicator Definitions: Recording & PowerPoint Presentation

Session 2: The Revised Substantial Compliance System:  Demonstrating Performance and Capacity in Reviews: Recording & PowerPoint Presentation

Session 3:  The Revised Substantial Compliance System:  Utilizing the Rating Indicators to Inform Practice: Recording & PowerPoint Presentation


IAAME Portal Help


Portal Manual for Adoption Service Providers

Client Applications Frequently Asked Questions