Ethiopian Family Search: Kalkidan Adopted to Finland in 1992 at 3 Years Old


Ethiopian family searching for Kalkidan adopted to Finland in 1992 at the age of 3. Her aunt and brother are looking for her. The orphanage was Missionaries of Charity and the adoption agency was Interpedia. Kalkidan might still have some small scars on her forehead due to the forceps they used while she was delivered and she … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Kalkidan Adopted to Finland in 1992 at 3 Years Old

Adoptee Search: Girl 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 still has a scar on her throat from the medical treatment. She has information that her mother died … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1989 In Gambela Adopted in 1993 to Finland via Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia

Adoptee Search: Girl Born in 1998 in Tigray Adopted 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 Adoptee Search: Girl Born in 1998 in Tigray Adopted in 1999 to Finland through Missionaries of Charity and Interpedia

Ethiopian Mother Looking for Girl Adopted at age 16


Female adopted at age 16. Submitted by Ethiopian Mother searching for child Child’s Information Gender of Child female Ethnicity of Child Wolayta Year of child’s birth 1987 Age when child entered care center or orphanage 15 Year child entered a care center or orphanage 1979 Age of child at adoption 16 Year child was adopted 1987  Number of siblings/cousins adopted with the child 4 … Continue reading Ethiopian Mother Looking for Girl Adopted at age 16

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