Part of the COAC project

Colonial Children Connected

The Colonial Children Connected project shows the lives of (post)colonial children. These microhistories each follow the life of a child involved in (post)colonial child separation practices. The website presents the lives of the children in the form of life stories. This project is part of the COAC project. Please read the disclaimer concerning the use of personal data.

Dutch New Guinea Geographical guide missionaries Other keywords ransomed children West Papua
colonial exploration disease Dutch New Guinea Erfgoedcentrum voor Nederlands Kloosterleven (ENK) extinction trope families Geographical guide Institutions intermediaries Koninklijk Nederlands Aardrijkskundig Genootschap (KNAG) medicine Merauke missionaries Missionaries of the Sacred Heart (MSC) Other keywords The Netherlands West Papua
Evangelische Missiongesellschaft für Deutsch-Ostafrika (EMDOA) Geographical German East Africa Institutions Other keywords ransomed children transcontinental displacement
Dutch East Indies Geographical The Netherlands
Geographical German East Africa Institutions Leipzig Mission missionaries Other keywords religious humanitarianism
'mixed-race' adoption Belgium Byimana Colonie d’enfants Congregation of our Lady of Africa Cyangugu École de Moniteurs Geographical Institutions Nieuwpoort Other keywords religious humanitarianism Ruanda-Urundi Save Schoten segregation Sint-Niklaas transcontinental displacement