Afghanistan

Looking for
Irish Expats in Afghanistan?

Connect with fellow Irish in Afghanistan
Get information in our Afghanistan guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Afghanistan

Kentaro Tanaka

"I was the first employee my company sent to Kabul, but InterNations provided me with a great network of expats."

Li Mei Tuan

"It was not easy to go to Kabul with my husband, but the InterNations expat community helped me tremendously."

InterNations – Connecting Irish living in Afghanistan

Are you looking for fellow Irish in Afghanistan? Do you need advice and tips from your Irish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Irish expats to discover attractions like the central highlands together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Afghanistan or still residing at home in Ireland to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Afghanistan provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Irish expats in Afghanistan, hailing from all across Ireland - from Limerick, over Cork to Dublin.

Meet other Irish at our events in Afghanistan

Attend our monthly events and activities for Irish expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Afghanistan Expat Guides

  • Moving to Afghanistan

    Before starting your adventure in the country, it's best to learn more about your future home, its people, and of course also how to obtain the right visa! Our article on moving to Afghanistan has you covered with all this info and more!
  • Living in Afghanistan

    Afghanistan may not be an obvious choice of destination for expats, but there are still those drawn by the lively and multicultural heritage to live in Afghanistan and help the nation reach its former glory. Get prepared by reading up on healthcare, education, and more in our guide.
  • Working in Afghanistan

    If you want to look for a job in Afghanistan, learn more about the opportunities and threats of job-seeking as an expat in our article. Explore the local economy and the leading sectors and be aware of the difficulties and the permits in order to avoid further stress!

Receive Information and Tips about Afghanistan from Irish Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Afghanistan is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Irish compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Afghan culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Irish in Afghanistan, living in Kabul, Ghazni, Konduz and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Irish in Kabul.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Irish food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Irish InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Ireland in Afghanistan.
  • Receive and share advice in our Afghanistan Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for Irish stew in Kabul...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Afghanistan to find institutions like the nearest Irish embassy and many others.

From the central highlands to the Hindukush mountain areas, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Irish expats in Afghanistan.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Irish in Afghanistan

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Afghanistan. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Afghan qabili palau, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Kabul's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the impressively tiled Blue Mosque at Mazar e-Sharif, Herat's Friday Mosque and deserted citadel, and other impressive landmarks across Afghanistan.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Ireland and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Dia duit from our Irish living in Afghanistan!