Mogadishu

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Tobias Karlsen

"My job in Mogadishu brought me here, but I found great people to network and stay in touch with on the InterNations platform. "

Maria Borges

"Through InterNations, I found out more about expat health care and development aid in Somalia. Thanks! "

Enjoy living and working in Mogadishu

Are you an expat living in Mogadishu? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Somali aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺWhich foreign embassies in Somalia are currently offering consular or emergency services?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for real-estate agents in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Mogadishu can take you hours. However, by using our Mogadishu expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Mogadishu. Beginning with sports and leisure top tips about health-care - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Mogadishu.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Mogadishu. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Shanghai to living in Tokyo.

Top Articles in the Mogadishu Expat Guide

  • Moving to Mogadishu

    Mogadishu is populated by a diverse array of ethnic groups. Like most of cities close to the equator, Mogadishu is hot and dry most the time with approximately 47 wet days annually. When foreigners plan on moving to Mogadishu, they can obtain their visas upon arrival.
  • Living in Mogadishu

    Located in East Africa, Mogadishu is the capital of Somalia. Since the city is still developing, living in Mogadishu can be challenging. Read more information about local healthcare, security, and transportation issues in the InterNations Expat Guide.
  • Working in Mogadishu

    The local economy is centered around commercial and financial trade. Additionally, the telecommunication industry plays an essential role in its economic growth. Foreigners need to obtain a work permit when they plan on working in Mogadishu. Check out the InterNations Expat Guide for more information.

Information for the Expat Life in Mogadishu

Are you looking for specific information, such as playgroups and nurseries in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Somalia? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Mogadishu, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Mogadishu. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Mogadishu expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Mogadishu and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Soo dhawoow from our expats living and working in Mogadishu.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Mogadishu? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Hong Kong or living in Zurich!

Tobias Karlsen

"My job in Mogadishu brought me here, but I found great people to network and stay in touch with on the InterNations platform. "

Maria Borges

"Through InterNations, I found out more about expat health care and development aid in Somalia. Thanks! "

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