Guinea

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Canadian Expats in Guinea?

Connect with fellow Canadians in Guinea
Get information in our Guinea guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Guinea

Saad Dessouki

"Getting in touch with other expats helped me cope with such difficulties as the sporadic power cuts in Conakry much faster..."

Verona Torres

"Was absolutely delighted to network with Conakry contacts to learn more about Guinean culture."

InterNations – Connecting Canadians living in Guinea

Are you looking for fellow Canadians in Guinea? Do you need advice and tips from your Canadian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Canadian expats to discover attractions like the pastoral Fouta Djallon highlands together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Guinea or still residing at home in Canada to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Guinea 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 Canadian expats in Guinea, hailing from all across Canada - from Vancouver, over Montreal to Ottawa.

Meet other Canadians at our events in Guinea

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

Find More Information in Our Guinea Expat Guides

  • Moving to Guinea

    Moving to Guinea could be a challenging decision. Tropical climate makes the whole country have a media of 29°C during all the year so be prepared for warm weather! Read more about the climate, the people and the visas in our guide!
  • Living in Guinea

    Expats living in Guinea may face difficulties in a lot of aspects of their life due to the poor standards of the healthcare, security and education system. Read how you can be prepared for all of this in our guide!
  • Working in Guinea

    As most of the countries in Africa, Guinea is still a developing country so expats thinking about working in there have to know that the economy is based in local business and the mining industry is the biggest in the country. Read more about the local economy and also about work permits and job hunting in our guide.

Receive Information and Tips about Guinea from Canadian Expats

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

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Canada in Guinea.
  • Receive and share advice in our Guinea Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for maple pancakes in Conakry...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Guinea to find institutions like the nearest Canadian embassy and many others.

From the pastoral Fouta Djallon highlands to the nature reserve of the Nimba Massif, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Canadian expats in Guinea.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Canadians in Guinea

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Guinea. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Guinean poulet yassa, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Conakry's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the Soumba waterfalls, the "Switzerland" of Guinea, and other impressive landmarks across Guinea.

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