When we started this project back in 2015, we started to set up several meet ups for the project. Adoptees have been able to meet each other from all over New Zealand. We set up several 'Meet-ups' that have been
Are you adopted from Russia? Like many of us from the early 1990s up until now we were one of those children adopted into a Family outside of Russia. In the 1990s in America alone there was over 19,000 adoptions
Are you adopted and would like to visit your Birth Country or Town? Your not the only one. Even if you have not yet found your Birth Parents many adoptees are going back to see where they came from. It can be all an overwhelming experience. From all the planning to then to the travelling. Some planning can be stopped by issues like Passports or the incorrect Visa.
I don't remember too much after being adopted in 1994. I came to New Zealand when I was 2 years old. These photos were taken in my Birth City of Arkhangelsk, Russia in July and August 1994.