ABOUT CENTRAL ADOPTION RESOURCE AUTHORITY
It is an apex body of Government of India for promoting and facilitating In-country Adoption and is the designated Central Authority for regulating Inter-country Adoption.
It also deals with the adoption of orphan, abandoned and surrendered children through its associated /recognised adoption agencies.
It is designated as the Central Authority to deal with inter-country adoptions in accordance with the provisions of the Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption, 1993 ratified by the Government of India in 2003.
What is Hague Convention ?
Topic- GS Paper 2 –Governance
Source- Business Standard