Tsigereda Debrom was born on 19 February 1983 in Addis Abeba (Ethiopia). She suffers from a congenital defect, which means that she has only rudimentary arms. At a very young age she learned to perform the activities of daily living with her feet. She is currently studying at a college of agriculture in Asmara. She became seriously involved in foot painting in 2004 and is very intent on developing her artistic skills.
Date of birth: 19.02.1983
Scholarship holder since: 01.09.2007