Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2000 Adopted 2001 to Australia via Kebebe Tsehay Orphanage


Adopted Person/Adoptee, Ethiopian name Mestawot, searching for Ethiopian family. Mestawot was born in 2000 and adopted in 2001 to Australia via Kebebe Tsehay Orphanage in Addis Ababa. Submitted by Adopted Person/Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child female Year of child’s birth 2000 Ethiopian birth Name of Child Mestawot Name of child at … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2000 Adopted 2001 to Australia via Kebebe Tsehay Orphanage

Adoptee Search: Male Born 2008 Found in Addis as a Newborn Adopted 2008 to Australia through International Family Law Branch and Edget Orphanage


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family of male born in 2008 in Addis Ababa. Aregawi, as he is known, was found 21/02/2008 at Yeka Sub City, Kebele 16/17, in the area formerly called Woreda 16, Kebele 22 at the vicinity commonly called Kidanemihret Church Shelter. He was found with his umbilical cord still attached. He … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Male Born 2008 Found in Addis as a Newborn Adopted 2008 to Australia through International Family Law Branch and Edget Orphanage

Girl Adopted to Australia in 1997 through Missionaries of Charity Addis Ababa and Koala House


Female baby born in 1995  and adopted to Australia in 1997  through Missionaries of Charity Addis Ababa and Koala House. The story given the adoptive family is that her Ethiopian family is deceased, but the accuracy of this information is questionable. Her Ethiopian name may have been Sophia. Submitted by Adopted Person/Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s … Continue reading Girl Adopted to Australia in 1997 through Missionaries of Charity Addis Ababa and Koala House

Girl Born 2001 Adopted in 2001 to Australia with Older Sister – Birth Family from Wolayta Zone SNNPR


Female born in 2001, birth name Denkenesh Desaglen, was adopted along with older sister, Etalemahu, to Australia in 2001 through the International Family Law Branch and Koala Center. Birth parents named Desaglen D. and Aster / Asefa T were from Wolayta Zone, SNNPR. Submitted by Adoptive parent searching for child’s Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender … Continue reading Girl Born 2001 Adopted in 2001 to Australia with Older Sister – Birth Family from Wolayta Zone SNNPR

Girl Born 2008 from Bahir Dar, Amhara Region Adopted in 2009 to Australia through the Koala Center and Grace Centre for Families and Children


Female born in 2008 in Bahir Dar, Amhara Region. Her Ethiopian name is Hiwot and the Ethiopian mother’s name is Banchamlak A. (photo available). She was adopted to Australia in 2009 through Koala Center and Grace Centre for Families and Children. Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for child’s Ethiopian Family Child’s Information Gender of Child … Continue reading Girl Born 2008 from Bahir Dar, Amhara Region Adopted in 2009 to Australia through the Koala Center and Grace Centre for Families and Children

Girl found in Addis Ababa at 2 yrs old in 2005 Adopted to Australia through Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association


Female left at Lideta KK Police Station in Addis Ababa at 2 yrs old in 2005. She was adopted to Australia in 2008 through International Family Law Branch (Australia), Attorney-General’s Department and Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association. Submitted by Adoptive parent searching for child’s Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child female Ethnicity of … Continue reading Girl found in Addis Ababa at 2 yrs old in 2005 Adopted to Australia through Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association

Ethiopian Mother Searching for Boy Adopted to Austria or Australia in 2005


Ethiopian mother and brother searching for male child Biruk / Bruk born sometime after 2004 and adopted to Austria or Australia between 2004 and 2011. The year of adoption is not clear. His brother Leul was adopted to Spain in about 2008. Biruk is younger than Leul. Their Ethiopian mother’s name is Belayinesh. Submitted by Ethiopian … Continue reading Ethiopian Mother Searching for Boy Adopted to Austria or Australia in 2005

Infant Girl Found in Dukem in 2005 and Adopted to Australia through International Family Law Branch and Sele Enat Mahiber


Female infant found by a police officer in Dukem, Southwest Shewa, Oromia Region, in 2005 at age 0-3 weeks. She was in private foster care before being moved to Sele Enat Mahiber in Addis Ababa. She was adopted to Australia through International Family Law Branch, Attorney-General’s Department in 2006. Submitted by Adoptive parent searching for child’s … Continue reading Infant Girl Found in Dukem in 2005 and Adopted to Australia through International Family Law Branch and Sele Enat Mahiber

Boy Born in 2003 adopted to Australia via Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association and Kidane Mehret


Male born in 2003 adopted to Australia in 2004 via Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association and Kidane Mehret Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Family Child’s Information Gender of Child male Ethnicity of Child UNKNOWN Year of child’s birth  2003 Ethiopian birth Name of Child Unknown, however at 1st orphanage they said they called him Kassahun. Name of child … Continue reading Boy Born in 2003 adopted to Australia via Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association and Kidane Mehret