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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 – Bringing Together Japanese Living in Mali

Interested in meeting fellow Japanese in Mali? Are you looking for trustworthy advice and tips on expat life from your Japanese countrymen? Or would you like to discover landmarks such as the sandstone massif of the Adrar des Ifoghas with other Japanese expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Mali or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in Japan, InterNations Mali offers everything you are looking for: our trusted network is the most popular international platform for expats and global minds from all over the world. Of course, we also have a number of Japanese expats in Mali among our members, coming from various regions all over Japan - from the Kansai Region, over Tokyo to Sapporo.

Meet other Japanese at our events in Mali

Attend our monthly events and activities for Japanese 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.

Get Tips and Info on Life in Mali from Japanese Expats

Being an expat in Mali means much more than packing your belongings and taking care of paperwork. Keeping in touch with your Japanese compatriots is a big part of the expat experience and can help you understand the Malian people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other Japanese in Mali is a breeze, no matter if you are in Timbuktu, Bamako, Kayes or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of Japanese in Bamako, for example.

If you are in the mood to speak your mother tongue again, to learn about the best spots to shop for Japanese food, or to discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, join the Japanese InterNations Community:

  • In our huge expat network, you can easily find like-minded expatriates from Japan.
  • Our Mali Expat Forums are a great place to share experiences and advice – for example how to find a nanny speaking your language or where to get sushi and sashimi in Bamako...
  • The InterNations Places database for Mali helps you find institutions like the nearest Japanese embassy.

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

Meet Fellow Japanese in Mali at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Mali is another wonderful advantage of your membership. Our events cater to virtually all interests, ranging from a nice dinner with your fellow expats to enjoy some famous tiga diga na, Mali’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Bamako’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow Japanese in Bamako and discover the one-time capital of the Kénédougou Empire, the fastest growing city in Africa, and other impressive landmarks across Mali.

Our events and activities are a great way of meeting fellow expats from Japan and all around the globe in a casual atmosphere. Does this sound interesting to you? Then sign up for membership and you’ll hear a heartfelt Konbanwa from our Japanese living in Mali!