A dossier on the Tvind Teachers Group. Are Humana People-to-People, Planet Aid, the Gaia Movement and DAPP siphoning off cash through tax havens? Is it a cult?

A dossier on the Tvind Teachers Group. Are Humana People-to-People, Planet Aid, the Gaia Movement and DAPP siphoning off cash through tax havens? Is it a cult?

Denmark

Tvind’s social education empire under Danish media spotlight

An investigation by the Danish newspaper Kommunen has revealed that municipalities in Denmark pay millions to send troubled youths and vulnerable adults to group homes, private schools and other facilities with strong ties to Tvind.

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Now Humana takes over Copenhagen as clothing bin contract goes to UFF

FIVE MUNICIPALITIES IN THE Copenhagen area are contracting the civic collection of used clothing to Humana People-to-People’s Danish division, UFF. The decision marks a further step forward in Denmark for the Tvind Teachers Group.

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‘Fælleseje’ earns millions from Tvind’s schools in Denmark

Ever since its inception in the 1970s, the Teachers Group has run a multimillion-dollar foundation in Denmark called Den Selvejende Institution Fælleseje (The Self-Governing Institution Communal Ownership) — for short: Fælleseje (pronounced like FAIL-us-eye).

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News: Court orders detention of Amdi and four others

AARHUS, Denmark, 29 August 2013 – The Western High Court today ordered that Tvind founder Mogens Amdi Petersen and four other Tvind leaders be remanded into custody “in absentia” meaning “without being present”. 

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Court orders Tvind school to compensate exploited employees

The Danish High Court has ordered a Tvind school to pay 1.1 million Danish kroner (nearly $200,000) for severe exploitation of four former employees, who say they were paid to work 37 hours a week, but often worked 70 hours, sometimes even longer.

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