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Manufactured Orphans

Believing she was ‘stolen’ and trafficked as an ‘orphan’, Jyothi Svahn goes on a multi-country hunt for her birth family – and uncovers an international adoption industry built on lies, greed and heartbreak. With the help of ACT, a Swedish adoptee follows the criminal trail to India to unmask the deception behind her adoption story. ACT’s… Read more »

Belgium/Congo “No indication of irregularities in adoptions in Flanders”

Source: http://www.hln.be (Google Translation) 5/05/17 – 13:20 Source: Belga© Benoit De Freine. The Flemish Center for Adoption (VCA), which prospective adoptive parents guides before and during the adoption procedure, has no evidence of irregularities in the only three adoptions in Flanders from the DR Congo in 2015. Even those children came from Tumaini orphanage in Kinshasa…. Read more »

Belgium/Congo ADOPTION FRAUD: Parliamentary Question

Source:  http://www.hln.be By: editors 5/05/17 – 13u48 Source: Belga© Belga. (Google Translation) Why still working with the Congolese Tumaini orphanage and the Belgian-Congolese Julienne Mpemba while Congolese human rights organizations and Interpol already in 2013 possessed information that brought both in connection with the abduction of young children in 2015? That Flemish parliament Lorin Parys… Read more »

Adoption Fraud: Congo abducted children end up as “orphans” in Belgium

Source: HLN (Google translation) At least three Congolese ‘orphans’ who were adopted in our country, have biological parents in their home country. They were kidnapped and placed in an orphanage where they were given false names. The Belgian adoptive parents are oblivious and never knew that their children – Samira, Zakiatu and Jaelle – were… Read more »

‘Orphans’ return sought

Source:  http://m.phnompenhpost.com 3 Mar, 2017 Phak Seangly An impoverished mother, who allowed a non-profit to send her four children to Italy because she couldn’t afford to take care of them, is now pleading with authorities to intervene after losing contact with the kids. Nine years ago, Kampong Cham resident Uon Nhor, 40, said she and… Read more »

Kenyan family reveals Danish couple in adoption of girl were duped

Source: https://www.nation.co.ke SUNDAY JANUARY 29 2017 An adopted child with his new family. Cabinet issued an indefinite moratorium outlawing all inter-country adoptions of Kenyan children. FILE PHOTO In Summary Ms Annika testified in court that her family had suffered anxiety, trauma and stress as they had been under the impression “all steps had been undertaken”. The… Read more »

Manufactured Orphans: Roelie

UNDERCOVER ASIA: MANUFACTURED ORPHANS airs on Jan 31 at 8pm (SGT) on Channel NewsAsia. Watch it LIVE here on Jan 31, 8 pm (SGT) – http://www.channelnewsasia.com/tv/live

Pune: Mother, three others arrested for ‘trying to sell’ baby

Source: http://indianexpress.com By: Express News Service | Pune | Published:January 7, 2017 1:15 am mother tries to sell baby, baby sold, pune mother, pune news, india news, indian express The one-month-old boy has been rescued by police. The Pune city police have arrested four persons, including three women and the founder of an orphanage in Saswad,… Read more »

Adoptions in Dominica – suspension (06.01.2017)

Source: http://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr (Google Translation) The Mission of the International Adoption (MAI) informs families in an individual adoption procedure in the Dominican Republic about its decision, taken by order of 16 December 2016 pending publication in the Official Journal of the French Republic, to suspend all international adoptions in this country. Indeed, the MAI observes that the… Read more »