Male born in 1999 probably in the Jimma Area. He was found a brought to the Missionaries of Charity in Jimma. Later he was aopted to Netherlands using Wereldkinderen NICWO and Missionaries of Charity in Jimma. His birth name given by his Ethiopian family is unknown.
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Gender of Child male
Ethnicity of Child UNKNOWN
Additional information about child’s ethnicity Probably Jimma
Year of child’s birth 1999
Ethiopian birth Name of Child UNKNOWN
Name of child at the time of adoption Petros Yohannes – it is not known if this is the name was given by the orphanage or his Ethiopian family.
Ethiopian family members’ names UNKNOWN
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 2 months
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 1999
Age of child at adoption 1
Year child was adopted 2000
Additional information about the child Small birthmark under the nose.
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed Wereldkinderen / NICWO (Netherlands)
Ethiopian representative of adoption agency Ijigayehu Deresa / Ejigayehu Deressa, Sr. M. Sneha MC
Other adoption agency workers Liesbeth
Country to which the child was adopted Netherlands
Receiving country representative Liesbeth
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center through which the child was processed Missionaries of Charity or Missionaries of Mercy
Region of orphanage or care center Jimma
City/Town of orphanage or care center Jimma
Additional information about this orphanage or care center Petros was found abandoned in Jimma and brought to the home for the poor – Missionaries of Charity / Jimma.
Orphanage/care center #2
Orphanage or care center through which the child was processed Unknown
Orphanage or care center representative Ijigayehu Deressa, Ejigayehu Deressas
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa
Additional information about this orphanage or care center Child was in foster family.
Information for Abandoned Children
Name of person who found the child UNKNOWN
Relationship or title of person who found the child UNKNOWN
Region where child was found Oromia Region
City/town where child was found Jimma
Additional information that could be useful in making a match Petros was a baby, and found or fostered by Missionaries of Charity/ Mercy.