Female Liya was born in 2005 and found in Addis Ababa on April 14, 2005 by Ato Debesh Sisay who reported it to the authorities. Liya was adopted to Canada in 2005 through CAFAC Canadian Advocates for the Adoption of Children and Koreb Orphanage.
Submitted by Adoptive Parent Searching for Ethiopian Family
Gender of Child Girl
Ethnicity of Child UNKNOWN
Year of child’s birth 2005
Name of child at the time of adoption Liya
Age of child at adoption 0-12 months
Year child was adopted 2005
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known Liya was found abandoned in Addis Ababa on April 14th, 2005 by Ato Debesh Sisay. He reported her to the local authority. Liya was assigned to Koreb Orphanage for adoption.
Additional information She had a small 6th finger on each hand which was attached to the 5th finger.
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months
Year child entered a care center or orphanage Unknown
To the best of your knowledge, child was Abandoned
Region child(ren) found Addis Ababa Region
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 Berhane
Adoptive Country Canada
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Koreb Orphanage
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa