Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2009 Adopted 2012 to Canada through CAFAC via Africa Orphan Children Village Association

Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy, birth name Mastewal, born 2009. He was relinquished in Awash in 2010. He was adopted in 2012 to Canada through  Canadian Advocates for the Adoption of Children / CAFAC via Africa Orphan Children Village Association. His Ethiopian mother’s name is Sarah S. and she is believed to be living in Harar.

Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family

Child’s Information

Gender of Child Boy

Year of child’s birth  2008

Name of child at the time of adoption Mastewal Derek

Ethiopian birth name of child Mastewal

Age of child at adoption 3 years

Year child was adopted 2012

Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Sarah S. living in Harare.  She may not want to be contacted.

Relinquishment or Abandonment Information

Age when child entered care center or orphanage 2 years

Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2010

To the best of your knowledge, child was Relinquished

Region of relinquishment Afar Region

Zone of relinquishment Administrative Zone 3 – Afar Region

City/town of relinquishment Awash

Name and relationship of relinquishing adult Sarah S., birth mother.

Do you believe child(ren) were relinquished willingly? Yes

Adoption Agency Information

Adoption agency through which the child was processed Canadian Advocates for the Adoption of Children/CAFAC (Canada)

List adoption agency workers with titles if known Haregewain B., Ketema M.

Adoptive Country Canada

Orphanage/care center #1

Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Africa Orphan Children Village Association

Region of orphanage or care center UNKNOWN region in Ethiopia

Zone of orphanage or care center UNKNOWN zone

City/Town of orphanage or care center UNKNOWN city or town

Additional information that could be useful to the case Africa Orphan Children Village Association filed petition for adoption dated May 30, 2011 that was heard on November 10, 2011.  Child remained at CAFAC foster home in Addis Ababa and was brought to Canada by adoptive parents in November, 2011

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