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Corruption in international adoptions

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  Orphaned or Stolen?
 
The U.S. State Dept.
  investigates adoption
  from Nepal, 2006-2008

"Anatomy of an Adoption Crisis," ForeignPolicy.com, September 12, 2010

"The Baby Business," Democracy Journal, Summer 2010

"The Lie We Love," Foreign Policy magazine, Nov./Dec. 2008

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Photos in collage above
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street scene
© Andrea Davoust
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© PeterPan | sxc.hu
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Beach, El Salvador
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News Reports of Adoption
Irregularities in El Salvador


Below are some news articles compiled by the Schuster Institute about adoptions from El Salvador.

"El Salvador Families Seek Adoption Answers," Mike Lanchin, January 31, 2010, BBC News.

BBC report about children adopted out of El Salvador during the country's civil war two decades ago.


NOTE: This page from the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism website offers documentation of and background about serious irregularities in international adoption. For the systemic analysis of corruption in international adoption, please read “The Lie We Love,” Foreign Policy magazine, Nov./Dec. 2008, and visit our webpages dedicated to international adoption. For ideas about fairer policy solutions, please read “The Baby Business,” Democracy Journal, Summer 2010.


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