Mauritania

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Swedish Expats in Mauritania?

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Get information in our Mauritania guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Mauritania

Benoit Julien

"Are you an expat interested in global networking, from Nouakchott to New York? Simply become a member of InterNations, just as I did. "

Sharon McGinnis

"The local expat community here in Mauritania gave me helpful hints on housing, transport and much more…"

InterNations – Connecting Swedes living in Mauritania

Are you looking for fellow Swedes in Mauritania? Do you need advice and tips from your Swedish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Swedish expats to discover attractions like the north-central region of Kediet ej Jill together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Mauritania or still residing at home in Sweden to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Mauritania 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 Swedish expats in Mauritania, hailing from all across Sweden - from Uppsala, over Goteborg to Stockholm.

Meet other Swedes at our events in Mauritania

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

Find More Information in Our Mauritania Expat Guides

  • Moving to Mauritania

    Moving to Mauritania is definitely not for everyone: while the country has a lot of pristine natural beauty and a relaxed atmosphere on offer, life in Mauritania is still sometimes challenging. So better get prepared for your relocation and read up on the land, its people, the climate, and visas.
  • Living in Mauritania

    Mauritania has majestic sceneries and living in this African country is a continuous surprise: expats will enjoy breathtaking landscapes and a peaceful lifestyle, with services and infrastructures that have been improving lately, but are still not up to Western standards.
  • Working in Mauritania

    Finding work in Mauritania can be difficult for expats, but it is not impossible for people with certain skillsets and a good knowledge of the local economy and job market. So read on to find out how to best get a job in Mauritania, as well as for a short introduction to taxes and social security.

Receive Information and Tips about Mauritania from Swedish Expats

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

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Sweden in Mauritania.
  • Receive and share advice in our Mauritania Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for köttbullar in Nouakchott...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Mauritania to find institutions like the nearest Swedish embassy and many others.

From the north-central region of Kediet ej Jill to the Senegal River Valley, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Swedish expats in Mauritania.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Swedes in Mauritania

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Mauritania. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Mauritanian chebujin, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Nouakchott's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the Franco-Mauritanian Cultural Centre, the many fishing villages along the coast, and other impressive landmarks across Mauritania.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Sweden and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hallå from our Swedes living in Mauritania!