Category: Sweden

Given up at birth, she found mother after 42 yrs

Source: Oct 09 2015 : The Times of India (Delhi) Ambika Pandit Four days before she turned 42, Elizabet Purve, a Swedish national with roots in India, got the birthday gift of her life. Her two-decade-long search for her biological mother ended in a Maharashtra village on September 12. Elizabet was lucky . Many Indians… Read more »

Förenad med mamman efter 42 år

Source: 27 September 2015 Elisabet Purve Jorendal adopterades bort som treåring. Så, nyligen, kom det ett mejl. Livets skärvor blev till en spegel. Så lik henne, så vacker.

Help pours in from foreign shores for special kids

Source: Priyanka Dasgupta,TNN | Sep 28, 2015, 01.25 AM IST KOLKATA: Raju Biswas drives a car and sells livestock in Thakurpukur. Four years ago, he came to know that his sister Julia Suja Gardefaldt, who was adopted by a Swedish couple some 20 years ago, had wanted to get in touch with the family. Back… Read more »

ACT in the News: Swedish Daughter, Indian Mother Reunite After 42 Years

14 September 2015 ACT building the bridge! Thanks to our yearlong investment in creating a network. In maintaining the network. What an incredible effort it was. And what amazing heartwarming results! Donations are more than welcome. Together let’s make a difference! DONATION

Daughter returns from Sweden to see mom after 42 years

Source: Soumittra S Bose | Sep 14, 2015, 03.01 AM IST Anupama denies being part of Fahadh’s film!Roma, Anupama and Anusree in Comedy StarsAnupama to romance Nithiin in A.. AaBolt and Gatlin headed to Brussels, but will not meetGatlin wins 100m but pulls out of double Brussels bid Nagpur: Indian-born-Swedish-national 41-year-old Nilakshi Elizabeth Jorendal,… Read more »

Kenya, another adoption scandal. The cost of Impunity.

There is a new adoption scandal. Kenya this time. It seems to never stop as the Western adoption agencies can operate with impunity. This also involves the newly created Danish Agency DIA, which is the agency created by the Danish government, out of a merger of Danadopt and AC Denmark. Why? Because of the Ethiopian… Read more »

Adoption Alert: Eastern African countries stand up against child trafficking

ACT congratulates the East African Legislative Assembly with its decision to abolish international child adoption to stop the likelihood of children falling into the hands of traffickers. ACT has heard from independent sources that during the June 2015 Hague Adoption Conference, African representatives refered to intercountry adoption as being somehow associated to the history of slavery and… Read more »

Court orders adopted Kenyan children taken away from foreign couples

Source: By GAKUU MATHENGE Updated Sunday, August 16th 2015 The High Court has stopped two Swedish couples and a Danish couple from taking three Kenyan children out of the country. This was after it was discovered that the minors were not abandoned orphans but had families. Consequently, the court ordered the adoption proceedings stopped… Read more »

Court asks cops to probe adopted Swedish woman’s complaint

Source: 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 »

Adoption of a child is over

Google translation from Danish Source: In ten years the number of international adoptions halved. A decline so significant that they are starting to talk about an era that is coming to an end. Adoptions went from being humanitarian aid to the Third World to become an industry with so much money involved that it ultimately… Read more »