Catalogue by keywords / Trafficking for adoption

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ISS/IRC Code NEWS-TRAF EUROPE-003
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Title Trafficking for adoption
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Language of document French

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Country concerned POLAND
ROMANIA
UKRAINE
UNITED STATES
Index Illegality
Child-rights
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Adoption-intercountry
Legislation-adoption
Traffick
Free text Collection of articles denouncing the traffick in children for adoption from East and Central Europe: 1- Pologne: le marché noir des têtes blondes (1992, Le Figaro) - as a consequence of poverty, a traffick in babies is developing with western countries; 2- Europe de l'Est: Ces enfants que l'on vend (1993, Journal de Genève) and 4- Le trafic d'enfants est en expansion en Europe de l'Est (1993, Le Courrier) - written by Paulo David, they give an account of the emerging traffick from Eastern and Central Europe and of the efforts led by the Romanian authorities, with the help of NGOs such as Defence for Children International and the International Social service to put a curb on the traffick in children from Romania; 3 -Ukraine: la justice frappe les artisans d'un juteux trafic d'enfants à adopter (1997) - on the abduction and sale of babies for adoption for the European and American markets; 5- La Roumanie ne veut plus qu'on "achête"ses enfants (Journal de Genève, 26 Nov. 1997)

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