Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1983 Found at French Embassy in Addis Ababa as Newborn Adopted 1984 to Finland via Bete Saida Orphanage


Adopted Person/ Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Male born in 1983 was found abandoned at the front steps of French embassy in Addis Ababa at approximately 1-7 days old. He was adopted to Finland in 1984 through Bete Saida Orphanage and an unknown adoption agency. He has a black, almost round, birthmark/ spot on the … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1983 Found at French Embassy in Addis Ababa as Newborn Adopted 1984 to Finland via Bete Saida Orphanage

Girl Adoptee Born 1989 In Gambela Adopted in 1993 to Finland via Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia


Female adopted person / adoptee searching for her Ethiopian family. She was born in 1989 likely in the Gambela region. Her birth name might have been Workabeba. She had surgery done at an unknown Gambela hospital and at the age of 2 was taken to Mother Teresa hospital in Addis Ababa. She was then cared … Continue reading Girl Adoptee Born 1989 In Gambela Adopted in 1993 to Finland via Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia

Girl Born in 1998 in Tigray Adotped in 1999 to Finland through Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia


Female born in 1998. Found in Tigray Region. Adopted to Finland in 1999 through Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia. She spent part of the time in a foster home in Arat Kilo in Addis. Submitted by Adopted Person/Adoptee searching for Ethiopian Family Child’s Information Gender of Child female Ethnicity of Child Tigraway Year of child’s … Continue reading Girl Born in 1998 in Tigray Adotped in 1999 to Finland through Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia

Boy Born in 1991 adopted to Finland in 1992 using Interpedia


Male born in 1991 and adopted to Finalnd as a baby in 1992 through Interpedia. He was found in entoto auragia higher 11 kebele 02 near a church. Submitted by Adopted Person / Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child male Ethnicity of Child UNKNOWN Year of child’s birth 1991 Ethiopian birth Name of Child Desta Age when child entered … Continue reading Boy Born in 1991 adopted to Finland in 1992 using Interpedia

Ethiopian Mother Searching for Boy Adopted through Finnish Mission – Debre Zeit and Bethlehem Orphanage


Ethiopian mother searching for male placed into care at age 4. He was given to the Bethlehem Orphanage for education in Debre Zeit and assisted there by Miss Breta. The boy was adopted through the Finnish Mission – Debre Zeit / Bishoftu. Child and mother were also assisted by Food for the Hungry. Prior to adoption, … Continue reading Ethiopian Mother Searching for Boy Adopted through Finnish Mission – Debre Zeit and Bethlehem Orphanage

Ethiopian Mother Searching for Girl born in 1989 Adopted to Finland through Bethelehem Orphanage


Ethiopian Mother searching for female from Bishoftu / Debre Zeit area born in 1989 and adopted to Finland in 1990 through Bethelehem Orphanage. Reverend Regasa Bedada assisted. Submitted by Ethiopian Mother searching for child Child’s Information Gender of Child Female Ethnicity of Child Amhara Year of child’s birth 1989 Birth Name of Child Tinebeb Girma Name at time of adoption Tinebeb Zelelew girma … Continue reading Ethiopian Mother Searching for Girl born in 1989 Adopted to Finland through Bethelehem Orphanage

Girl found in Bekele Area adopted to Finland in 1987 through Interpedia


Female infant found at a few days old, possibly in the Bekele area of Addis Ababa, was taken to hospital Yekatit 12. She was adopted in 1987 to Finland through Interpedia.  She was in the temporary care of woman named Elsabeth and Elsabeth’s mother, who were housekeepers for an Interpedia worker / agent. This adoptee may be Eritrean. … Continue reading Girl found in Bekele Area adopted to Finland in 1987 through Interpedia