Ethiopia Family Search: Boy Born in 2001 Adopted In 2003 to the Netherlands


Ethiopian Mother searching for boy, Natenael Wondimu or Surafel Wondimu, born in 2001 and adopted in 2003 to the Netherlands. The child was relinquished due to economic/financial reasons. Mother is searching to hear how Surafel / Natenael is doing. መረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted by ኢትዮጵያውያን ቤተሰብ / Ethiopian Family ስለ ህጻኑ(ኗ) መረጃ / Child’s Information የህጻኑ(ኗ) ጾታ … Continue reading Ethiopia Family Search: Boy Born in 2001 Adopted In 2003 to the Netherlands

Adoptee Search: Girl born 1988 in Addis Ababa Adopted as an infant to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Bethlehem Orphanage


Adopted Person searching for Ethiopian Family of girl Hanna born 1988. She was found at the Merkato in Addis Ababa at 6 months of age. She was adopted to the Netherlands in 1989 through Stichting Afrika (Netherlands) via Bethlehem Orphanage in Debre Zeit. Submitted by Adopted Person Child’s Information Gender of Child Girl Ethnicity of … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl born 1988 in Addis Ababa Adopted as an infant to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Bethlehem Orphanage

Adoptee Search: Girl born 1991 found in Gondar Adopted to the Netherlands in 1993 through Stichting Afrika via Black Lion Hospital


Adopted Person searching for Ethiopian Family of girl Asnakech / Asnaku Alemneh born 1991. She was found in Gondar as an infant and taken to Black Lion Hospital in Addis Ababa. She was adopted to the Netherlands in 1993 through Stichting Afrika via their orphanage. Submitted by Adopted Person Child’s Information Gender of Child Girl … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl born 1991 found in Gondar Adopted to the Netherlands in 1993 through Stichting Afrika via Black Lion Hospital

Adoptee Search: Boy born 1987 found near Sidist Kilo and Adopted to the Netherlands in 1989 through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehay


Adopted Person searching for Ethiopian Family of boy named Elias Adane. He was born in 1987 and found near Janmeda police station in Sidist Kilo. He was adopted to the Netherlands in 1989 at age 2 or 3 through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehay. He has a scar on one side of his body. Submitted … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born 1987 found near Sidist Kilo and Adopted to the Netherlands in 1989 through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehay

Adoptee Search: Boy born 1999 in Jimma Adopted to the Netherlands in 2000 through Wereldkinderen / NICWO via Missionaries of Charity, Jimma


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian Family: Petros Getachew born 1999 in Jimma. His mother left him with Missionaries of Charity, Jimma City on June 21, 1999. He was adopted to the Netherlands in 2000 through Wereldkinderen / NICWO (Netherlands) via Missionaries of Charity, Jimma. Submitted by Adopted Person Child’s Information Gender of Child Boy Ethnicity of … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born 1999 in Jimma Adopted to the Netherlands in 2000 through Wereldkinderen / NICWO via Missionaries of Charity, Jimma

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1986 Found in Jimma Adopted 1990 to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian Family. Girl born in 1986, possibly Oromo or Amhara, named Tewabech Mengistu. She was found near a church in Jimma at approximately 18 months old. She was adopted in 1990 at the age of 4 to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO via Jimma City Council or Jimma City Community Association Charity and foster care.   Submitted … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1986 Found in Jimma Adopted 1990 to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO

Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1996 Addis Ababa Adopted to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO via Kechene Children’s Home


Adoptive Parent searching for the Ethiopian family of male born 1996. He was found at about one month of age outside the compound of the Ambassade Mozambique, at the back of Bisrate Gabriel church in Addis Ababa  at 7.30 pm on 10-03-1989 (Ethiopian calendar)  or 22-11-1996 (European calendar). He was adopted the same year to the … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1996 Addis Ababa Adopted to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO via Kechene Children’s Home

Adoptee Search: Girl Born in Addis Ababa 1991 Adopted to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Abebech Gobena


Female adoptee, birth name Elsabeth, searching for Ethiopian family. She was born in 1991 in Addis Ababa. According to Konjit D., the woman who claimed to have found the child, the mother was a young employee, around 18/19, who became pregnant while working at Konjit’s beauty salon / hotel. She gave birth at the business and a … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born in Addis Ababa 1991 Adopted to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Abebech Gobena

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1985 Found in Addis Ababa August 1985 Adopted to the Netherlands in 1986 through Wereldkinderen via Kebebe Tsehay


Female adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. She was found abandoned in Addis Ababa zone, Higher 23 on August 21st, 1985 as an infant. She was adopted to the Netherlands in 1986 through Wereldkinderen/NICWO  via Kebebe Tsehay. Submitted by Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information  Gender of Child Girl Year of child’s birth 1985 Name … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1985 Found in Addis Ababa August 1985 Adopted to the Netherlands in 1986 through Wereldkinderen via Kebebe Tsehay

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1987-88 Found near Addis Ababa Adopted 1989 to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehai


Female Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. She was born in or before 1988, possibly as early as late 1987, and found near the city of Addis Ababa. She was adopted to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehai Orphanage in 1989. Submitted by Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child Female … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1987-88 Found near Addis Ababa Adopted 1989 to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Kebebe Tsehai