Child trafficking cases

This archive contains child trafficking cases for the purpose of inter-country adoption.

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Vietnam - Tia Sang Orphanage

Tia Sang
More to come
Date: 2010-08-01
Number of children:

Orphanages

Organizations: Tia Sang
Persons: Nguyen Van Manh, To Tuan Anh, Tran Van Huu

Location

Bao Loc Town, Lam Dong province
Vietnam

Vietnam - Vu Tien Manh case

Vu Tien Manh and 11 others were sentenced for buying 170 babies from families in northern provinces for international adoption. This occurred from 1992 to 1998. Adoptive parents were told that the children had been abandoned by their mothers.
Date: 1998-01-01
Number of children: 170

Orphanages

Organizations: Ninh Binh Province

Facilitators

Persons: Vu Tien Manh (provincial official)

Location

Ninh Binh province
Vietnam

Vietnamese and Cambodian infants trafficked to China case

Vietnamese and Cambodian infants, mainly boys, trafficked into China through Mong Cai in Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam which borders China.
Date: 2008-05-22
Number of children: 20

Orphanages

Organizations: Ho Chi Minh City hospitals

Location

Mong Cai
Vietnam

Zambia - misc child trafficking articles

Children are adopted without obtaining government approval
Date: 2007-08-07
Number of children: 17

Agencies

Organizations: Faithful Adoption

Facilitators

Location

Lusaka, xx
Zambia

Pound Pup Legacy