Category: Sweden

Sawistri, 25, searches for the truth about her adoption

Source: Of AGNETA TRÄGÅRDH. 2011-01-18 (Google Translation) When 25-year Sawistri began searching for her biological parents in Thailand, she discovered quickly that there was something strange about her adoption. – The man and woman who stood as my parents on födeseattesten had never even met each other, says Sawistri that police notified all involved in… Read more »

Guatemalan army stole children for adoption, report says

Source: CNN September 12, 2009 Children stolen for adoption in the U.S., Sweden, Italy and France, report says Some parents were killed, others were unharmed when soldiers came calling Investigators examined period between 1977 and 1989, ‘peak’ adoption period Reports says many more could have been taken, investigation underway

Hård konkurrens om adoptivbarn

Source: Publicerad: 29 november 2008 Konkurrensen om världens adoptivbarn ökar. Allt fler länder slåss om allt färre tillgängliga barn. För ensamstående är det idag näst intill omöjligt att adoptera inom rimlig tid. Sedan 2005 har antalet barn som adopteras i Sverige minskat med 26 procent.

Girls seized, handed over for adoption

Source: Foreign families paid officials and orphanages Fiona Tam Jul 02, 2009 About 80 newborn baby girls from a county in Guizhou have been confiscated from their parents by family planning officials since 2001 and handed over to foreign adoptive parents as orphans at a price of US$3,000 each, state media reported. Struggling farmers… Read more »

Europeans Get Around Sperm And Egg Donor Regulations

Source: December 03, 2006 The booming egg donor market in the United States is pulling in British donors who want to make extra money. The sale of eggs is illegal in this country, but in America, the industry is worth an estimated $4.5bn (£2.4bn). Donors with the right physical, personal and intellectual attributes can… Read more »

Romania – 31 children disappeared abroad

Source: Ziarul de Iasi AUTOR: CARMEN MAFTEI DATA PUBLICARII: 27/06/2006 Potrivit Oficiului Roman pentru Adoptii, 31 de orfani ieseni luati de familii din strainatate sint disparuti fara urma. „Despre cei 31 de copii insa nu stim nimic“, ne-a spus si Pintilii Penciuc. Unii dintre acesti copii au fost adoptati dupa ce adoptiile internationale au fost… Read more »

Adopted children may have been stolen from Thailand

Source: Google Translation April 19, 2002 For three years in the mid-1970s, over 900 adoptive children to Sweden from Thailand. Many of the children were taken to an orphanage in Bangkok, where it later turned out to be kidnapped children. When police raided the orphanage in April 1977, three of the 33 children who lived… Read more »