Looking for French Expats in Ethiopia?

  • Connect with fellow French in Ethiopia

  • Get information in our Ethiopia guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Ethiopia

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

InterNations – Connecting French living in Ethiopia

Are you looking for fellow French in Ethiopia? Do you need advice and tips from your French countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other French expats to discover attractions like a land full of natural contrasts, with waterfalls and hot springs together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Ethiopia or still residing at home in France to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Ethiopia 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 French expats in Ethiopia, hailing from all across France - from Nice, over Lyon to Paris.

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    From France, living in Addis Ababa
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    From France, living in Addis Ababa
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    From France, living in Addis Ababa
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    From France, living in Addis Ababa
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    From France, living in Addis Ababa

Meet other French in Ethiopia

Meet other French at our events in Ethiopia

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

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Forum Posts by French in Ethiopia

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Ethiopia expat forums.

  • looking forward to play basketball in Addis…
    6 replies
    Mar 30, 7:40 PM
    Community member

    Hello greetings did you cheek Greek club and also Juventus club by Meskel flower +251 953439789 for more contact my friend his name is Arnoud he play basketball Friday and sat so contact him

  • Varnero Apartment compound
    3 replies
    Mar 30, 7:56 PM
    Community member

    Hi Will, As you can see I never heard anything back from Francois. I'm still in Lebu, I'm in the large apartment block on the main road (Varnero). I've sent you a message. Francois, if you're …

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Find other French to share your hobbies with

Receive Information and Tips about Ethiopia from French Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Ethiopia is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your French compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Ethiopian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other French in Ethiopia, living in Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa, Mekele and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofFrench in Addis Ababa.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from France in Ethiopia.
  • Receive and share advice in our Ethiopia Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for foie gras in Addis Ababa...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Ethiopia to find institutions like the nearest French embassy and many others.

From a land full of natural contrasts, with waterfalls and hot springs to some of Africa's highest mountains and largest caves, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly French expats in Ethiopia.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow French in Ethiopia

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Ethiopia. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Ethiopian doro wat, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Addis Ababa's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the largest outdoor market in the world, the stunning beauty of Bale Mountains National Park, and other impressive landmarks across Ethiopia.

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