Côte d'Ivoire

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Adam Malewski

"I use InterNations mainly for business and made some very valuable expat contacts here in Abidjan."

Lotta Koskinen

"Settling as an expat woman in Abidjan wasn't easy in the beginning. Until a friend invited me to InterNations..."

Our Community of Expats in the Ivory Coast Welcomes You!

Salut and a very warm welcome to our expat community in the Ivory Coast! The InterNations private network of expats in the Ivory Coast are ready to help you start your new life in the country. Moving to another country can be a challenge, you probably have a number of questions you would love to know the answers to, such as: “which international schools are the best in Abidjan?” or “where are the safest neighborhoods to live in Yamoussoukro?”. It doesn't matter how many questions you have, the expat community in the Ivory Coast is happy to answer them. Once you've arrived in the Ivory Coast, you can also meet our members in real life at monthly events and groups covering a wide range of hobbies and interests.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you are moving to another country or going on a business trip somewhere — our communities around the world are there to make you feel at home wherever you are. Feel free to check out our vibrant InterNations Communities in countries like Kuwait or Belgium.

Join Our Exciting Events in Côte d'Ivoire

Attend our monthly events and activities for Côte d'Ivoire expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Côte d'Ivoire Expat Guides

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    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
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    Quite a few self-made expats struggle to find a job abroad. This doesn’t mean it’s impossible though! With a structured, thought-out approach, determination and a dose of creativity, you increase your chances of success during your job search overseas.

Exchange Tips about living in Côte d'Ivoire

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Find Out More about Being an Expat in the Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast has some truly spectacular scenery that keeps tourists and expats coming back. The rural parts of Ivory Coast are decorated with stunning coastal lagoons and breathtaking plantations, while the cities have all of the modern necessities you would expect from a major city. While you may face some challenges living in Ivory Coast, many expats find work in the thriving coffee sector or working in the urban development industry in cities such as the capital Yamoussoukro and Bouake.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities around the world. Meet fellow global minds in your city of residence or get to know local expatriates before you're moving or traveling abroad and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Costa Rica or Netherlands, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Start Building Your Expat Network in the Ivory Coast Today!

As membership on InterNations is by approval only, you can rest assured that your interactions, both online and offline, will be done in a safe environment. Every member of the our international community is dedicated to the principles of open communication and respect of people from different cultures and backgrounds. In addition to getting questions answered in our forums and connecting with expats in Ivory Coast and around the world online, you can also meet up with other like-minded expats after you have arrived in Ivory Coast by checking out the upcoming events in the events calendar. You can attend our larger community-wide events or join our smaller groups dedicated to different interests and hobbies. From the Film Society Group to the Professional Networking Group in Abidjan, there are plenty of social events to kickstart your new life in Ivory Coast.

Adam Malewski

"I use InterNations mainly for business and made some very valuable expat contacts here in Abidjan."

Lotta Koskinen

"Settling as an expat woman in Abidjan wasn't easy in the beginning. Until a friend invited me to InterNations..."

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