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Kategorie: Adoption Lobby Alert
We are following since a few weeks the public outcry in Romania: United for Sorina. It is dramatic. An 8-year-old girl removed by Police forces from her foster family because she was adopted by a Romanian family living in the US. They paid 30.000 dollars to the American adoption agency. The girl is still in… Weiter »
Remember ACT’s Adoption Lobby Alert from 2015 „Adoption Lobby Alert: RIP CHIFF, Hello Global Alliance for Children!„? Well, here’s an update. This morning we received the below mail, informing us of the closure of operations. This comes as quite a surprise, since Kathleen Strottman , Executive Director , Global Alliance for Children was recently still going… Weiter »
Belgian newspapers are reporting how the Belgian consulate in Uganda are holding Belgians hostage in Uganda. This because, according to the Flemish Central Authority, exit visas have been refused despite court orders. Now that would be terrible… But is this so? And if so, is there a reason? So ACT did some digging. First of all,… Weiter »
17 January 2016 Belgium has concluded an agreement to cooperate with adoption lawyer Michael Goldstein. His website is called ADOPTGOLD Together with his wife Joy Goldstein he set up the agency Forever Families Through Adoption (FFTA) The Belgian central adoption authority has published the costs. New born baby: Belgian adoption agency „Klein Mirakel“ :… Weiter »
15 December 2015 Source: http://www.mediafax.ro Reporter: There were some discussions in 2001 when Romania closed intercountry adoption, regarding certain pressures that have been made on closing Romania on international adoptions as a condition for joining the European Union. Susan Jacobs: I heard the same thing. Reporter: Why do you think this happened? Susan Jacobs: I think… Weiter »
The new „Hague Adoption Convention“ way to relinquish children. Instead of subsidiarity (adoption as a last resort), parents can directly free their children for intercountry adoption. And no other help or options are offered.
6 October 2015 ACT was threatened with closure, because one of our clients refused payment for our services. But, we are glad to announce that the dispute has been settled and payment was made. And thus, ACT can continue. Don’t forget: what doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger! ============================= ADOPTION LOBBY ALERT is an initiative of Against… Weiter »
UPDATE (16 September): Salary has been repaired! This does not mean the full issue is solved. Far from that. But at least this was solved. Ingrid und Klaus-Peter Wittkopf Sudenfelder Str. 10 D – 49525 Lengerich 14 September 2015 Dear Mr. Juncker, With this letter we address ourselves, as citizens of the EU, personally… Weiter »
2 September 2015 ACT received through the grapevine a serious Adoption Lobby Alert. We share it here, as it is seems to be a critical time in Uganda. Adoption agencies are throwing money around to try and keep the business going. From a trusted source: Reports out of Uganda are indicating that the US Embassy… Weiter »