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Peter Okello

"I did a lot of research before moving to Kampala, but InterNations provided me with the most relevant connects among all sites. "

Heather Allard

"I connected with several other expats here in Uganda. Some of them did not only become good friends, but also customers of my own business."

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Kampala

Hello to all Americans in Kampala! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in Kampala? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in Kampala your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get stuffed turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Kampala. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

Meet fellow Americans at our events in Kampala

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

Find More Information in Our Kampala Expat Guides

  • Moving to Kampala

    As the capital of Uganda, Kampala is the biggest city of the country, and it keeps growing. So moving to this densely populated city offers many opportunities and a multicultural environment, all situated in a beautiful natural landscape close to Victoria’s lake.
  • Living in Kampala

    Living in Kampala as an expat can be difficult until you do not get use to the mix of cultures, the different types of the transport and to know how the city works. But all can be easier with the helpful and welcoming locals generally willing to help you. Find out more in our guide!
  • Working in Kampala

    Thanks to the rich resources of Uganda, Kampala is growing due to the industry, finance and tourism. Working in Kampala for expats can be easy to find due to all the available ways to get one, mostly asking directly to the people but make sure you know what you need to do for your work permits reading our guide!

Forum Posts by Americans in Kampala

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Kampala expat forums.

American Expats in Kampala Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, American expats in Kampala are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "City built on Seven Hills" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Kampala’s American expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow American expats in Kampala.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Kampala to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Kampala at Our Events

Our Kampala community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Kampala’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the beautiful Nile area between Pakwach and the Sudanese border. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in Uganda in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Kampala!