Female, born in 2002, is searching for her Ethiopian family. She was found as an infant in Wukro / Wuqro, Tigray Region in 2003 and adopted the same year to Austria through Bridge to Ethiopia agency via Missionaries of Charity Orphanage.
Submitted by Adoptee
Gender of Child Girl
Year of child’s birth Born in 2002
Name of child at the time of adoption Meyron/Meron
Age of child at adoption 1 years
Year child was adopted 2003 Year of Adoption
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Meyron may be from the Afar tribe. No additional information about her family is available.
Additional information Meyron has a birthmark on her right arm near her shoulder.
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 1 year
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2003
To the best of your knowledge, child was Abandoned
Region child(ren) found Tigray Region
Zone child(ren) found East Tigray – Tigray Region
City/town child(ren) found Wukro / Wuqro
Details of child(ren)’s abandonment Female aged approximately 18 months was found abandoned in Wukro by Wukro Wereda officials. She was taken to Mekele on 31.5.2003 and then transferred to Addis Abeba on 21.6.2003 to the orphanage Missionaries of Charity. Her paperwork says that her name was Meyron Girmay. Last name may be false.
Police officer involved with the case Wukro Wereda officials including SA. JANNEKE MC
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed Bridge to Ethiopia, Austria / BRÜCKE NACH ÄTHIOPIEN, ÖSTERREICH
Adoptive Country Austria
Additional information regarding adoption agency and/or country of adoption Adoption through Mantegbosh / Mantebesh Asmare.
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Missionaries of Charity
Orphanage or care center workers and their titles, if known Mantebesh / Mantegbosh Asmarea (Female)
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region
Zone of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa – Addis Ababa Region
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa