Kategorie: ACT in the news

Canadian parents wary as China confronts baby trafficking

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/inside-politics-blog May 25, 2011 9:47 PM | By Leslie MacKinnon When Cathy Wagner of Bridgewater, N.S., heard a CBC story last week about babies stolen from their families several years ago in Hunan province, her reaction was that nothing has changed. She’s the mother of a 5-year-old girl adopted from the same region in… Weiter »

Mandir: After phone threat, FB messages disturb complainant

Source: http://epaper.indianexpress.com DECEMBER 19   OVER a month after advocate Anjali Pawar- Kate, director of voluntary organisation Sakhee and the main complainant in the alleged Preet Mandir adoption racket approached Sahakarnagar police over telephone threats believed to be from a member of a South African adoptive family, she’s now troubled by derogatory messages on Facebook,… Weiter »

Battle of international adoptions reaches peak

Source: http://www.jurnalul.ro The European Commission Forges Official Report Autor: MIRCEA OPRIS 3 decembrie 2010 The European Commission has falsified an official report, released only partially exactly one year ago, during the Conference on Challenges in Adoption Procedures in Europe, in Strasbourg from 30 November to 1 December 2009. Exclusively for Jurnalul National several experts testified… Weiter »

Raport oficial falsificat de Comisia Europeană

Source: http://www.jurnalul.ro  Bătălia adopţiilor internaţionale a ajuns la apogeu Autor: MIRCEA OPRIS  3 decembrie 2010  Comisia Europeană a falsificat un ra port oficial, prezentat parţial exact cu un an în urmă, la Congresul despre Drep turile Copilului de la 30 noiembrie-1 decembrie 2009, la Strasbourg.  În exclusivitate pentru Jurnalul Na ţional, câţiva experţi care au întocmit… Weiter »

Adopted in 1973, reunited with mother in 2010

Source: http://www.dnaindia.com Published: Thursday, Nov 18, 2010, 3:50 IST By Mayura Janwalkar | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Mother’s love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. —Marion C. Garretty, American author When Arun Dohle, India-born German national, started on his mission to find his biological mother, it seemed… Weiter »

Sans home and identity: A story from the US

Source:http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com   Ambika Pandit, TNN, Nov 7, 2010, 04.17am IST MUMBAI: Among the many looking forward to American President Barack Obama’s visit toIndia was an anxious Jennifer Edgell Haynes. She has no interest in Indo-US relations. All she wants is to be reunited with her family in Michigan. 

Looking for you

Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com  Shreya Roy Chowdhury, TNN, Nov 7, 2010, 04.13am IST Aarti would like to meet her birth mother. It can be a secret meeting without the birth mother’s family involved, if that is what the birth mother wishes. Aarti only wants to meet her birth mother — no obligation…“ These three short sentences say it all…. Weiter »

Deported from Chicago, she waits for Barack Obama

Source:http://www.dnaindia.com  Published: Saturday, Nov 6, 2010, 2:22 IST By Mayura Janwalkar | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Jennifer Haynes, 28, abruptly deported from Chicago in 2008, is eagerly waiting for US president Barack Obama’s visit to Mumbai in the hope that her letter will reach him and she may be able to go home to… Weiter »

South African woman waiting to adopt from Preetmandir asks activist to drop her demand for inquiry

Date: 2010-11-05 Source: http://www.mid-day.com The president of an NGO called Sakhee on Wednesday allegedly received a threat call from a South African woman waiting to adopt a baby from city-based Preetmandir. The caller asked the social activist, Anjali Pawar, to discontinue her efforts to ensure an investigation into whether the children waiting for adoption at… Weiter »