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Albert Robley

"As someone with a life-long interest in Central Africa, it wasn't hard for me to move here. For my wife it was not that easy. She met other spouses through InterNations, though."

Victoria Arrington

"Where the hell is Brazzaville? That was my first thought before moving here. Then I joined InterNations and received many valuable tips from expats living there."

InterNations – The Place for Belgians Living in Congo

Want to connect with the expat community of Belgians in Congo? Looking for Belgian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Belgian expats to go on an excursion to the thick rainforests of Sangha in the north with?

InterNations Congo offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Congo or are still in Belgium planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Belgian expats in Congo is going very strong, with members having roots all across Belgium - from Antwerp, over Leuven to Brussels.

Meet other Belgians at our events in Congo

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

Find More Information in Our Congo Expat Guides

  • Prepare for Moving Abroad

    Have you decided to haul your family, pets, and personal belongings overseas – at least for the next few years? Congratulations! You have taken the first big step towards moving abroad! InterNations provides you with practical information on preparing for moving abroad, from visa to flight tickets.
  • Living in a Foreign Country: How to Adapt?

    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
  • How to Find a Job Abroad

    Quite a few self-made expats struggle to find a job abroad. This doesn’t mean it’s impossible though! With a structured, thought-out approach, determination and a dose of creativity, you increase your chances of success during your job search overseas.

Forum Posts by Belgians in Congo

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Belgians in our Congo expat forums.

Tips and Advice on Congo from Your Fellow Belgian Expats

Obviously, expat life in Congo goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Belgians is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Congolese mentality and way of life. Belgians in Congo are a part of our community, calling cities such as Pointe Noire, Abala-Ndolo, Brazzaville, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Belgians in Brazzaville, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Belgian delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Congolese InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Belgium.
  • On the Congo Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get pommes frites in Brazzaville, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Congo has information on the nearest Belgian embassy and many other institutions.

From the thick rainforests of Sangha in the north to the south-western coastal plains, you can meet supportive and friendly Belgian expats in Congo on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Belgians in Congo

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Congo. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Congolese mwambe, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Brazzaville’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Congo? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the colonial and governmental palaces of the capital and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Belgium and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Goededag & salut from our Belgians living in Congo!

Albert Robley

"As someone with a life-long interest in Central Africa, it wasn't hard for me to move here. For my wife it was not that easy. She met other spouses through InterNations, though."

Victoria Arrington

"Where the hell is Brazzaville? That was my first thought before moving here. Then I joined InterNations and received many valuable tips from expats living there."

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