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‘Maybe I robbed a mother of her child’

Source: https://www.nrc.nl   (Google Translation) Adoptees and their parents consider a lawsuit against the State after irregularities in adoptions from an Indonesian children’s home. Anouk Eigenraam May 30, 2018 Unsuspecting, Marius and Marjan Kooistra at the end of March were watching the television broadcast “Adoption Treachery” by Zembla , about irregularities in adoptions from Indonesia. They were… Read more »

Open Letter from Against Child Trafficking to the European Parliament

From: Arun Dohle <[email protected]>Date: 29 May 2018 at 20:35Subject: Open letter: Child trafficking / Roelie PostTo: [email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected] President Tajani, Yesterday I received documents under Regulation 1049/2001 in relation to correspondence between the EP and Euradopt regarding the collaboration of the EP’s Milan office and Euradopt. Here the link to the documents I received: https://www.asktheeu.org/en/request/euradopt_2018?nocache=incoming-17471#incoming-17471 It turns out that Euradopt… Read more »

«NGO accused of trade in children at the international conference on adoptions»

Source:  L’ESPRESSO (Google translation) With courtesy to Fabrizio Gatti, investigative journalist The Municipality of Milan achieved to remove “Aibi-Amici dei Bambini” from the EurAdopt 2018 event, sponsored by the European Parliament, the Lombardy Region and the orders of psychologists and social workers. The agency is under investigation for criminal association, aiding illegal immigration, child abuse and… Read more »

The life of a whistleblower: Roelie Post

5 May 2018 Source: VPRO Adoption from abroad is increasingly being questioned. The research program Zembla recently paid attention to corruption in adoptions from Sri Lanka, and on television in April was the Dutch documentary drama ‘Exportbaby’, about corruption in adoptions from Uganda. Last year, the Council for Criminal Justice Application and Youth Protection advised to ban… Read more »

Cambodia’s Stolen Children: Fraud and Corruption in the Inter-Country Adoption System

Source: http://www.licadho-cambodia.org   Statement Cambodia’s Stolen Children: Fraud and Corruption in the Inter-Country Adoption System Cambodian League for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights (LICADHO) Enlarge this picture March 30, 2018 – Thousands of Cambodian children were adopted overseas between the late 1980s and 2009. During that time it emerged that many of the adopted… Read more »

Adopted Indian girl returns home after abuse from Swedish parents

Source: https://www.indiatoday.in Sneha Agrawal New Delhi March 31, 2018 Matilda was adopted by a Swedish couple form Delhi orphanage when she was 7. She received abuse and negligence from her parents in Sweden. After staying in foster care, she is back in India to find her real parents. Matilda Gustafsson, who was adopted by a Swedish… Read more »

ADOPTED KIDS SUE DUTCH GOV’T OVER ABUSES IN THE ’80S

Source:  https://nltimes.nl By Janene Pieters on March 28, 2018 – 07:38 Adopted children from Sri Lanka and Indonesia filed a lawsuit against the Dutch government over errors in their adoption procedures in the 1980’s. They want the government to compensate the high costs they’re incurring in the search for their origin and biological parents, according to… Read more »

Child Trafficking Through International Adoption Continues Despite Regulations

Source: https://www.theepochtimes.com By Joshua Philipp, The Epoch Times March 15, 2018 10:09 am Last Updated: March 28, 2018 3:20 pm Two displaced Iraqi sisters from Mosul, play at an orphanage in Arbil, the capital of the Kurdish autonomous region in northern Iraq, on April 30, 2017. (SAFIN HAMED/AFP/Getty Images) ShareTweetShareEmail Global adoption is a big business,… Read more »

McMafia – The World We Live In

So I made a doc series on international trafficking network that circumnavigated the globe, a criminal network in which we are all culpable. @jginorton and the #McMafia team capture the hedonistic nature, the ubiquitous presence & malign effects of the black market beautifully. — Nelufar Hedayat (@nelufar) January 8, 2018 WATCH THE TRAFFICKERS Just watched… Read more »