Category: ACT in the news

Fille adoptée de 13 ans met une bombe sous le système d’adoption

Sous-titre en anglais. Traduction informelle: A 13 ans Amy a été adopté par des parents danois il y a 4,5 ans. Maintenant sa mère biologique va  au tribunal pour annuler l’ adoption, car Amy n’a jamais été heureuse avec sa nouvelle famille danoise . Cela signifie beaucoup, cela me touche, ça me rend vraiment triste,… Read more »

A 13- year-old adopted girl puts a bomb under the adoption system

17 February 2014 English subtitles Transcript: 13 -year-old Amy was adopted by Danish parent 4,5 years ago. Now her biological mother is going to court to revoke the adoption, because Amy was never happy with her new Danish family. It means a lot, it affects me, it makes me really sad that it daily life… Read more »

Menor adoptada de 13 años dinamita el sistema de adopciones

English subtitles Amy, de 13 años fue adoptada por padres daneses hace 4,5 años. Ahora su madre biológica va a juicio para revocar la adopción porque Amy nunca fue feliz con su nueva familia danesa. Significa mucho, me afecta mucho, me hace tan infeliz que mi vida diaría y la escuela son muy dificiles. Bienvenidos… Read more »

Næstved cancels Amy’s family visit to Ethiopia

Source:  Politiken.dk By: Dorrit Saietz 28 January 2014 (Google Translation): A lawsuit brought by Amy’s Ethiopian mother to lift the adoption is used as justification that the 14-year-old girl will not be allowed to visit her homeland after four and a half years in Denmark. The plane tickets have long been ordered, and Amy spoke… Read more »

Evidence of trafficking of Indian children for illegal adoption emerges

Source: http://www.smh.com.au January 25, 2014 Rory Callinan Investigative journalist Legal adoption advocate: Deborra-Lee Furness. Photo: Janie Barrett  Fresh evidence of Indian children being trafficked for adoption in Australia has emerged as the Abbott government flagged a boost in inter-country adoptions. An organisation representing Indian parents of trafficked children says three new cases have been identified in… Read more »

Fresh cases of illegal child adoption from India surface

Source: http://www.dnaindia.com Friday, 24 January 2014 – 7:18pm IST | Place: Sydney | Agency: IANS A child rights group has alleged that there is fresh evidence of Indian children being trafficked for adoption to Australia in the past 12 months. A child rights group has alleged that there is fresh evidence of Indian children being trafficked… Read more »

Remember Masho? Still does not have contact with her parents

Source:  www.bt.dk (translated from Danish) By Susanne Johansson Monday 20 January 2014 Scene from the harsh documentary ‘adoption price of a child ‘, which created uproar among very many Danes. Here little Masho arrives to Denmark. (Photo: Frithiof Film) It is just over a year ago that the gripping documentary ‘adoption price of a child’ [Mercy Mercy]… Read more »

The Right Path

City-based Anjali Tara Babanrao Pawar will be felicitated by a US-based organisation for her work towards combating child-trafficking …/… Pawar mentions that since 2006, she has been associated and working with the international organisation Against Child Trafficking (ACT), Netherlands. The organization’s prime focus is the prevention of child trafficking for inter-country adoption. ACT advocates child… Read more »

Court asks cops to probe adopted Swedish woman’s complaint

Source: http://indianexpress.com Written by Mayura Janwalkar | Mumbai | January 15, 2014 10:51 Arnes, a resident of Höör in Sweden, had urged the court to order action against the ashram for not disclosing the identity of her biological mother. Arnes, a resident of Höör in Sweden, had urged the court to order action against the… Read more »