Ethiopian father Abdela searching for his three children Lydia, Mekdelawit, and Noad. They were adopted through Adoption Advocates International in 2006. The children’s mother died after the youngest child was born. Their father is living in Addis and is a police inspector. He has not heard anything about the children for 12 years. This father has been searching a long time!
መረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted by Ethiopian Father, Abdela M.
ስለ ህጻኑ(ኗ) መረጃ / Child’s Information
የህጻኑ(ኗ) ጾታ Gender of Child Two girls, one boy
የህጻኑ(ኗ) የልደት ቀን(እንደ አውሮፓውያን አቆጣጠር) / Year of Child’s Birth (Western Calendar) Lydia is the oldest born 1998, Mekdelawit was born in 2001, and Naod was born in 2004
የህጻኑ(ኗ) ብሄር / Ethnicity of Child Mother Amhara, Father Oromo from Arsi Negele
ህጻኑ(ኗ) ሲወለድ የተሰጠው ስም( ቅጽል ስሞችን ይጨምሩ) / Birth Name of Child Lydia Abdela / Abdela, Mekdelawit Abdela, and Naod Abdela
የማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ) ስም (በማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ) ሂደት የልጆች ስም ብዙ ጊዜ ሊለዋወጥ ይችላል:: ስለዚህ እርግጠኛ ካልሁኑ “ሊሆን የሚችል ስም” ይበሉ::) / Name at time of adoption Lydia, Mekdelawit, and Naod
ወደ ህጻናት ማሳደጊያ ሲገባ(ስትገባ) የህጻኑ(ኗ) እድሜ ወይም ለመጨረሻ ጊዜ ህጻኑ(ኗ)ን ሲያዩት እድሜው(እድሜዋ) ስንት ነበር / Age child entered care center or orphanage Lydia was 8 years old, Mekdelawait 5 years, Naod was 2-3 months
ልጅዎ በ መች ዓመተምህረት ወደ ህጻናት ማሳደጊያ ገባ(ገባች)? ወይም ለመጨረሻ ጊዜ ህጻኑን(ኗን) ያዩት በ መች ዓመተምህረት ነው(እንደ አውሮፓውያን አቆጣጠር) / Year child entered a care center or orphanage (Western calendar) 2004 – Lydia and Medkelawit
ለ ማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ) ሲሰጥ(ስትሰጥ) የህጻኑ እድሜ / Age of child at adoption Lydia was 8 years old
ለማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ) የተሰጠው(ችው) በመች ዓመተምህረት / Year child was adopted (Western calendar) 2006
ህጻኑን(ኗን) ለ ማደጎ( ጉዲፈቻ) የሰጠው ሰው ስም / Name of person who gave the child for adoption Father – Abdela
ህጻኑን(ኗን) የተቀበለው ድርጅት / Organization that received the child Sele Enat and Adoption Advocates International
ህጻኑ(ኗ) ለ ማደጎ( ጉዲፈቻ) የተሰጠበት(የተሰጠችበት) ክልል, ዞን, ከተማ / Region, zone, town where child was given Addis Ababa
የኃላ መረጃ ወይም ቀድመ ታርክ / Background information or story Abdela received two letters from the adoptive family around 2008 but has heard nothing since. He gave them for adoption because his wife had died after she gave birth to Naod. The oldest children, the girls, were given for adoption before the youngest, Naod.
ስለ ህጻናት ማሳደጊያ ድርጅቱ መረጃ / Orphanage and Care Center Information
የህጻናት ማሳደጊያው ስም / Name of orphanage or care center Orphanage Sela Enat in Addis Ababa
ስለ ማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ) አስፈጻሚው ድርጅት መረጃ / Adoption Agency Information
ማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ)ውን ያስፈጸመው ድርጅት / Adoption agency that processed the adoption Adoption Advocates International (WA, USA)
ህጻኑ(ኗ) ማደጎ(ጉዲፈቻ) የተሰጠበት(የተሰጠችበት) ሃገር / Country to which child was adopted USA
ልጅዎን ለማፈላለግ የሚጠቅም ተጨማሪ መረጃ / Additional information that could be useful in finding your child Naod was in Addis till he was 3 years old. The father was told he was adopted in 2007-2008. Father is a police inspector. He lives in Addis Ababa.