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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 Italians living in Ethiopia

Are you looking for fellow Italians in Ethiopia? Do you need advice and tips from your Italian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Italian 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 Italy 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 Italian expats in Ethiopia, hailing from all across Italy - from Napoli, over Milan to Rome.

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    From Italy, living in Addis Ababa
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    From Italy, living in Addis Ababa
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    From Italy, living in Addis Ababa
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    From Italy, living in Addis Ababa
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    From Italy, living in Addis Ababa

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

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

    • Requirements for work permit
      5 replies
      Dec 15, 10:50 PM
      Community member

      Thank you all for your information. Unfortunately it seems that the requirement of a Uni degree comes from the Ethiopian corresponding company, not from the Ministry of Labour. Though highly …

    • 17th April Women Empowerment Event
      1 reply
      Apr 11, 1:54 PM
      Community member

      This is such a great initiative! See you there, Astrid

    • Capoeira classes @ Juventus Club
      4 replies
      Aug 21, 12:34 PM
      Community member

      Hello all! I hope you are really good! I am coming to visit Adis Ababa. (19th - 28th of Oct. 2019) I am a capoeirista and I love capoeira as much as I love people! I would love to meet some people …

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    Receive Information and Tips about Ethiopia from Italian Expats

    Obviously, embarking on expat life in Ethiopia is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Italian 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 Italians in Ethiopia, living in Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa, Mekele and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofItalians in Addis Ababa.

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

    • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Italy 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 minestrone in Addis Ababa...
    • Browse the InterNations Places database for Ethiopia to find institutions like the nearest Italian 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 Italian expats in Ethiopia.

    Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Italians 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 Italy and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Buongiorno from our Italians living in Ethiopia!