Category: Denmark

Do we have a Prime Minister who will not comply with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the ECHR?

Source:  (Google translation from Danish) Editor Søren Malchow  Jan 01 2020 The speech was viewed with excitement, as the Social Democracy has previously been planning to place 50,000 children and young people against the approximately 14,400 children and young people placed today. Shortly before the Prime Minister’s speech, she posted an update on Facebook… Read more »

End of adoptions from abroad: Danish adoption agency in major financial problems

Source:   (Google Translate from Danish) The country’s only international adoption agency has so far stopped bringing in new adopters. The adoption agency DIA no longer takes in adopters from year-end. (© (c) DR) BY EMIL SØNDERGÅRD INGVORSEN PM. 7.10 There are major financial problems for Danish International Adoption (DIA), and things are only… Read more »

40 years after adoption, Danish man meets his biological mother in Chennai

Source: Vivek Narayanan CHENNAI, NOVEMBER 24, 2019 David Nielsen meeting his mother Dhanalakshmi at her house in Chennai. Photo: Special Arrangement David Nielsen meeting his mother Dhanalakshmi at her house in Chennai. Photo: Special Arrangement   Dogged, transcontinental quest ends in sweet reunion. A cup of mother’s sweet kesari and hot coffee is joy…. Read more »

2Doc: Girl in Return

Source: VPRO Imagine that as a child, you cannot ground in your adoptive family. What are your rights? 2Doc: Girl in Return shows the personal consequences of the current international adoption system through the eyes of Amy, an adopted teenage girl. 2Doc: Girl in return Wednesday 13 March at 20.55 on NPO2 (And afterwards to… Read more »

From Denmark to Coimbatore: It’s return of the native

Source: By: PTI | Published: January 5, 2019 8:22 PM A 43-year-old man, who was adopted by a Danish-couple some 40 years ago, has come here in search of his roots and biological parents. Rajakumar, born to Ayyavu in 1975 and a resident of Thondamuthu near here, was handed over to the Blue Mountain… Read more »

The price of a child

May 31st. 2018 Source: TV2 Denmark Trailer can be watched here: LINK In the fall of 2017 it became apparent that a childless couple from Denmark had bought a baby for 5,500 kroner from a Polish woman. But was the case a single case, or is there trading in children in Europe in 2018? TV 2 Documentary journalists… Read more »

Kenyan family reveals Danish couple in adoption of girl were duped

Source: 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 »

It was illegal to move the adopted child Amy forcibly

Date: 2016-11-15 Source: (Google Translation) Parliamentary Ombudsman traps heavily on the municipality in case of placement. “This is a violent action against a child.” Anders Legarth Schmidt ANDERS LEGARTH SCHMIDT Journalist The video begins with a man standing over a girl sitting on a couch. “Now you come up with,” said the man. The… Read more »

Book review: Other People’s Children/Andre folks børn

Date: 2016-08-14 Source: Katja Vesselbo Døssing, MA’s debuted as a writer in May 2016 with the thriller, “Other People’s Children”, People’s Press, 276 pages, is a striking criticism of the Danish adoption policy with thinly veiled references to the ever-present Indian case concerning abducted adopted children living in Denmark in which AC International Child Support… Read more »