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

InterNations – Connecting French living in Côte d'Ivoire

Are you looking for fellow French in Côte d'Ivoire? Do you need advice and tips from your French countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other French expats to discover attractions like the Parc National de Taï together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Côte d'Ivoire or still residing at home in France to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Côte d'Ivoire 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 French expats in Côte d'Ivoire, hailing from all across France - from Nice, over Lyon to Paris.

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    From France, living in Abidjan
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    From France, living in Abidjan
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    From France, living in Abidjan
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    From France, living in Abidjan
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    From France, living in Abidjan

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Forum Posts by French in Côte d'Ivoire

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Côte d'Ivoire expat forums.

  • Kite Surf
    12 replies
    Aug 16, 8:49 PM
    Community member

    Hello Olivier, with Thomas we've been planning a session for à While, feel free ton join us next time we go!

  • looking for volley ball team
    4 replies
    Aug 22, 4:49 PM
    Community member

    Hey Hey! You should email those US Marines that are in charge of volley ball just to be on their list and that's it: ChappellNJ@state.gov or KoJJ@state.gov. Have fun! A.J.B.

  • ukulele...
    2 replies
    Jan 14, 7:02 PM
    Community member

    ce sera avec un grand plaisir ! Je récupère mes uke (un kamaka et un banjo tahitien. Du blues avec la sonorité du banjo tahitien, ca doit être quelque chose !) et je reprends contact avec toi

Ask experienced French expats in Côte d'Ivoire!

  • Where can I find French food?
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Receive Information and Tips about Côte d'Ivoire from French Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Côte d'Ivoire is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your French compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Ivorian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other French in Côte d'Ivoire, living in Yamoussoukro, Bouaké, Abidjan and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofFrench in Abidjan.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from France in Côte d'Ivoire.
  • Receive and share advice in our Côte d'Ivoire Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for foie gras in Yamoussoukro...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Côte d'Ivoire to find institutions like the nearest French embassy and many others.

From the Parc National de Taï to the beaches along the Atlantic Ocean, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly French expats in Côte d'Ivoire.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow French in Côte d'Ivoire

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Côte d'Ivoire. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Ivorian shougouilla, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Yamoussoukro's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the coastal lagoons around the de facto capital, the Eastern Plantations, i.e. the cultivated areas near Lac de Kossou, and other impressive landmarks across Côte d'Ivoire.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from France and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Bonjour from our French living in Côte d'Ivoire!