Category: Germany

Inter-country adoptions come to haunt authorities after three decades

Source: Stanley Pinto, TNN | Jun 7, 2013, 11.11 PM IST MANGALORE: The inter-country adoptions done in the 70’s have come back to haunt authorities here after three decades. A 37-year-old Indian born German national has lodged a complaint of kidnap, sale and sending her abroad under the guise of inter-country adoption without any proper… Read more »

German hopes to find her mother

Source: Stanley Pinto, TNN | Mar 23, 2013, 06.48 AM IST MANGALORE: Chaya Maria Schupp was six when she was adopted by a German couple. At 36, she still yearns to know who she really is, and find the woman who gave birth to her but gave her up, and why. Chaya suspects something amiss…. Read more »

Scourge of Child Trafficking

Date: 2013-03-02 Indian bi-lingual magazine. Cover Story is about “Foreign Adoptions” in India and story is rooted in recent 19th Feb Press Conference organised by Against Child Trafficking (ACT) and HAQ Centre for Child Rights. Page 14 to 18. Full article in English HERE

Albtraum Adoption – Nightmare Adoption

Albtraum Adoption- Bulgarien Stern – EN They don’t know anything anymore about the child who is their child. They no longer mention its name, they call it“THE CHILD” Why the mediation of children from abroad for German parents often goes dramatically wrong Unofficial translation from German. Published in Stern Magazine, February 2013 They have not… Read more »

India: Family Secrets

Source: 15 September 2012 Cross-border adoption: the trauma of knowing one was given away at birth and the travails of trying to find out why BY Mihir Srivastava EMAIL AUTHOR(S) Tagged Under | adoption | birth | foster parents BELONGING THE QUEST Arun Dohle, in his foster father’s lap

Spread of ‘baby boxes’ in Europe alarms United Nations

Source: UN says hatches in which unwanted newborn babies can be left contravene children’s rights to know and be cared for by parents Sunday 10 June 2012  United Nations is increasingly concerned at the spread in Europe of “baby boxes” where infants can be secretly abandoned by parents, warning that the practice “contravenes the… Read more »

Call for re-opening ‘Prem Nivasa’ case

Source: Mon, 2012-01-23 02:32 — editor By Janaka Perera Colombo, 23 January, ( Have all doubts about the case involving Blessed Teresa’s Home, ‘Prem Nivasa’ run by the Missionaries of Charity at Rawatawatte Moratuwa in Sri Lanka been cleared? According to the Patriotic Bhikku Front, Chinthana Parshadaya and Sinhala Bauddhayo the speed in which the… Read more »

„Ich bin ein gestohlenes Kind“

Source: AUSLANDSADOPTIONEN VON ANTJE HILDEBRANDT 29. NOVEMBER 2011 Hat ihre Adoptionsgeschichte von Indien nach Deutschland aufgeschrieben: Anisha Mörtl Anisha Mörtl war elf Monate alt, als sie zu deutschen Adoptiveltern kam. Jetzt hat sie ihre Autobiographie geschrieben. Sie entlarvt den schönen Schein der Auslandsadoptionen