Instituto Hondureño de la Niñez y la Familia (IHNFA), is Currently Closed due to a Strike
October 17, 2012
As of October 2, 2012, employees of the Instituto Hondureño de la Niñez y la Familia (IHNFA) are on strike and IHNFA is closed. The IHNFA is Honduras’ Child Welfare Authority and as such, it oversees adoptions. IHNFA provides
The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa is monitoring the strike. Department of State and USCIS officials in Tegucigalpa will continue to accept and adjudicate complete Form I-600 adoption petitions and immigrant visa applications.
Please monitor adoption.state.gov. We will provide more information as it becomes available. Prospective adoptive