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Brian Norris

Living in Addis Ababa, from Great Britain

"We were urgently looking for an English-speaking doctor in Addis Ababa - a fellow expat then gave us a recommendation via InterNations."

Maria Borges

Living in Addis Ababa, from Spain

"Expat living here in Ethiopia is hard sometimes, particularly as a woman. The introduction to InterNations made my life a lot easier."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Americans in Addis Ababa

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Addis Ababa expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Addis Ababa
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Addis Ababa

Hello to all Americans in Addis Ababa! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Addis Ababa? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Addis Ababa your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get stuffed turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Addis Ababa. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

  American Expats in Addis Ababa Posted:


Thanks Annelien! Just sent you an email.

Re: Looking for room in shared house/apt

Hi everyone! I just moved to Addis from DC and will be here for at least a year. Working for an ...

Re: FURNISHED 5 bedrooms House available in BOLE..

Hello Everyone, We are moving from our big House in Bole, next to residence of different embas...

Re: Apartment for Rent at ETB 12,000

I am vacating my one bedroom apartment nearby Yeka Subcity Condominiums in CMC soon. The apartment ...

Re: Fully Furnished apartment looking for roommate

Hey there I live in a fully furnished 3 bedroom right in front of the ECA in Kazanchis. I have 2 be...

Re: New medical clinic in Bole

Hi everyone, My husband and I have recently opened a new medical clinic in Bole, Addis Ababa. I ...

Fellow Americans in Addis Ababa

American Expats in Addis Ababa Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Addis Ababa are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "New Flower Of Ethopia" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Addis Ababa’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Addis Ababa.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Addis Ababa to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Addis Ababa at Our Events

Our Addis Ababa community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Addis Ababa’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover a land full of natural contrasts, with waterfalls and hot springs. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the USA in your local community and meet Americans in Ethiopia in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Addis Ababa!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men