Burkina Faso

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Urs Mayerl

"It's all about finding more expats in Burkina Faso and beyond to build a network -- InterNations makes it happen. "

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"InterNations is awesome! I have already got more than 50 contacts and friends living as expats in 13 different countries around the world."

InterNations – Connecting Russians living in Burkina Faso

Are you looking for fellow Russians in Burkina Faso? Do you need advice and tips from your Russian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Russian expats to discover attractions like the green and lush southern forests together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Burkina Faso or still residing at home in Russia to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Burkina Faso 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 Russian expats in Burkina Faso, hailing from all across Russia - from Yekaterinburg, over Saint Petersburg to Moscow.

Meet other Russians at our events in Burkina Faso

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

Find More Information in Our Burkina Faso Expat Guides

  • Moving to Burkina Faso

    Moving to Burkina Faso seems like traveling back in time: the country industrialization is proceeding at a slow pace and nature has still a major role. Still, this relocation could be difficult and needs some courage and adaptation spirit. Find out more in our expat guide!
  • Living in Burkina Faso

    Living in Burkina Faso is difficult and sometimes overwhelming, but for expats willing to try something new and adventurous, this is definitely a good option: the country boasts of enchanting landscapes and a couple of bigger cities. Find out more in our expat guide!
  • Working in Burkina Faso

    Job hunting in Burkina Faso can be difficult, especially because the country don’t have many industries that could employ expats. Still, with some good luck and preparation, working in this country is not impossible. Check out some more information in our expat guide!

Receive Information and Tips about Burkina Faso from Russian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Burkina Faso is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Russian compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Burkinabé culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Russians in Burkina Faso, living in Ouagadougou, Gorom-Gorom, Bobo-Dioulasso and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Russians in Ouagadougou.

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

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

From the green and lush southern forests to the savannas of the interior, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Russian expats in Burkina Faso.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Russians in Burkina Faso

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Burkina Faso. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Burkinabé riz gras, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Ouagadougou's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the Sahel region, the Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo, and other impressive landmarks across Burkina Faso.

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