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Matthew Brown

"As a development aid worker I am mostly busy near Timbouctou and Gao. InterNations helped me to exchange ideas with other development agencies."

Rikke Johansen

"A friend recommended InterNations for my relocation to Mali. Glad I joined -- settling in Bamako was much easier with the help of fellow expats."

InterNations – Connecting Brits living in Mali

Are you looking for fellow Brits in Mali? Do you need advice and tips from your British countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other British expats to discover attractions like the sandstone massif of the Adrar des Ifoghas together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Mali or still residing at home in United Kingdom to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Mali 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 British expats in Mali, hailing from all across United Kingdom - from Cardiff, over Glasgow to London.

Meet other Brits at our events in Mali

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

Find More Information in Our Mali Expat Guides

  • Moving to Mali

    Mali experienced rapid economic growth after the 1991 coup ended a long dictatorship and started a transition towards democracy. Nevertheless, Mali is a nation of unrest, and gaining a little understanding the conflicts that exist within the nation is important for any expat planning a move to Mali.
  • Living in Mali

    Located in West Africa is the French-speaking nation of Mali, a country replete with unforgiving regions of desert, natural beauty and wonders of the human world for expats living in Mali to discover. Its capital Bamako is a vibrant urban landscape, alive with the sounds of Ngoni and Kora musicians.
  • Working in Mali

    With Mali is still among the poorest nations in the world and as such, an understanding of the country’s diverse economy is essential for expats planning on conducting business. In this guide, we give you a first economic overview as well as introduce you to work permit and income taxation regulations.

Forum Posts by Brits in Mali

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Brits in our Mali expat forums.

Receive Information and Tips about Mali from British Expats

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

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from United Kingdom in Mali.
  • Receive and share advice in our Mali Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for roast beef in Bamako...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Mali to find institutions like the nearest British embassy and many others.

From the sandstone massif of the Adrar des Ifoghas to the Inland Niger Delta, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly British expats in Mali.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Brits in Mali

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Mali. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Malian tiga diga na, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Bamako's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the fastest growing city in Africa, the one-time capital of the Kénédougou Empire, and other impressive landmarks across Mali.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from United Kingdom 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 Brits living in Mali!

Matthew Brown

"As a development aid worker I am mostly busy near Timbouctou and Gao. InterNations helped me to exchange ideas with other development agencies."

Rikke Johansen

"A friend recommended InterNations for my relocation to Mali. Glad I joined -- settling in Bamako was much easier with the help of fellow expats."

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