International Parental Child Abduction

Mauritius and the United States have been treaty partners under the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (Hague Abduction Convention) since 1993.

Country officers at the office of Children’s Issues at the U.S. Department of State are available to speak with you Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m.  – 5:00p.m.  For assistance with an abduction or any emergency situation that occurs after normal business hours, on weekends or federal holidays, please call the following number : From the U.S. & Canada 1-888-407-4747 or from overseas 1 202-501-4444.

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