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  • Connect with fellow Irish in Iraq

  • Get information in our Iraq guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Iraq

  • Mathias Döringer

    Iraqi bureaucracy is very different to what I know from Europe. Sharing experiences with fellow expats helped me to overcome many obstacles.

InterNations – Connecting Irish living in Iraq

Are you looking for fellow Irish in Iraq? Do you need advice and tips from your Irish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Irish expats to discover attractions like the fertile, settled lands of former Mesopotamia together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Iraq or still residing at home in Ireland to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Iraq 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 Irish expats in Iraq, hailing from all across Ireland - from Limerick, over Cork to Dublin.

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    From Ireland, living in Baghdad
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    From Ireland, living in Baghdad
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    From Ireland, living in Erbil
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    From Ireland, living in Erbil
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    From Ireland, living in Erbil
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    From Ireland, living in Erbil
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    From Ireland, living in Erbil

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Meet other Irish at our events in Iraq

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

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Irish in our Iraq expat forums.

  • Living in the Baghdad Green Zone in 2012
    2 replies
    Jun 29, 11:48

    Hello Mark & Peter, Safety has always been the issue in Baghdad, however it all depends on where will you be located, for example the Green is just like a fortress and is considered the safest …

  • Racing Bike Pump
    8 replies
    Nov 1, 17:44

    I have not seen any Sports or Racing bikes still on Erbil Road. I am also searching any Showroom , Where to find Racing bike

Ask experienced Irish expats in Iraq!

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Receive Information and Tips about Iraq from Irish Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Iraq is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Irish compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Iraqi culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Irish in Iraq, living in Baghdad, Mosul, Basra and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofIrish in Erbil orIrish in Baghdad.

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

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

From the fertile, settled lands of former Mesopotamia to the small coastline bordering the Persian Gulf, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Irish expats in Iraq.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Irish in Iraq

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Iraq. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Iraqi masgouf, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Baghdad's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit Lower Mesopotamia, the cradle of ancient civilizations, the vast Iraqi desert, and other impressive landmarks across Iraq.

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

  • Mathias Döringer

    Iraqi bureaucracy is very different to what I know from Europe. Sharing experiences with fellow expats helped me to overcome many obstacles.

  • Isabella Martinez

    As you can imagine, expat living in Baghdad is difficult at times. The InterNations community helped me a lot to cope with the daily challenges!

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