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David Thyne

"I'm an NGO worker on my first overseas posting, and InterNations helped me to make some very good business contacts in Libreville."

Marisa de Bryner

"Getting insights from fellow expats also living in Gabon has really been of great help to me."

InterNations – Connecting Germans living in Gabon

Are you looking for fellow Germans in Gabon? Do you need advice and tips from your German countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other German expats to discover attractions like the Cristal Mountains to the north-east of Libreville together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Gabon or still residing at home in Germany to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Gabon 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 German expats in Gabon, hailing from all across Germany - from Munich, over Hamburg to Berlin.

Meet other Germans at our events in Gabon

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

Find More Information in Our Gabon Expat Guides

  • Moving to Gabon

    Gabon has dedicated 10% of its landmass to being protected national parkland, making it a spectacular destination to move to. And with around 80% of local residents speak French, at least the language should be a big problem for many expats. Read on for more relevant info on moving to Gabon.
  • Living in Gabon

    Unlike many other African nations in the vicinity, Gabon enjoys a relatively stable political system, as well as prosperous economy. In spite of this, many Gabonese people still live in poverty. However, the relative safety of the nation is a plus for any expatriates thinking of living in Gabon.
  • Working in Gabon

    As the Gabonese economy relies heavily on its petroleum reserves, there are a number of job opportunities across oil production sector. Expats need to obtain a work permit before they start working in Gabon, though. Read on for more information and expat advice on working in Gabon.

Forum Posts by Germans in Gabon

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Germans in our Gabon expat forums.

Receive Information and Tips about Gabon from German Expats

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

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Germany in Gabon.
  • Receive and share advice in our Gabon Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for roast pork with Knödel in Libreville...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Gabon to find institutions like the nearest German embassy and many others.

From the Cristal Mountains to the north-east of Libreville to the mangrove swamps of the Muni River estuary, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly German expats in Gabon.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Germans in Gabon

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Gabon. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Gabonese nyembwe, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Libreville's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit flat lagoons on the Atlantic coast, the Jungle Interior Province in the east, and other impressive landmarks across Gabon.

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

David Thyne

"I'm an NGO worker on my first overseas posting, and InterNations helped me to make some very good business contacts in Libreville."

Marisa de Bryner

"Getting insights from fellow expats also living in Gabon has really been of great help to me."

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