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  • Albert Robley

    As I already connected with several British expats in Niger and neighbouring states before moving here, it made the transition easier.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Niamey

Hello to all Americans in Niamey! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Niamey? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Niamey which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: . The is a city known for , and much more! With the , navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in , which are away from Niamey’s center.

Although Niamey has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Niamey, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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    From United States of America, living in Niamey
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    From United States of America, living in Niamey
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    From United States of America, living in Niamey
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    From United States of America, living in Niamey
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    From United States of America, living in Niamey

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Connect at Our Events in Niamey

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Niamey. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Niamey. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Niamey.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Niamey Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Niamey expat forums. When you arrive in Niamey, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Niamey. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Niamey to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

  • Life in Niger
    4 replies
    Mar 18, 6:09 PM
    Community member

    Hi everybody, I am a roumanian which received a good job opportunity in Niamey as a civil engineer and i am trying my best now to get the real picture of what it means leaving there. I've checked …

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    Feb 20, 5:38 PM
    Community member

    Hi Debbie, I am willing to know more. Meanwhile, I am going to look at the website. Thank you for sharing the SOZO opportunity. Best regards. Manasseh Rebok.

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

Niger's largest city, on the East bank of the Niger river, Niamey can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Niamey? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Niamey’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the Grande Mosquée, a gift to Niger from Qadafi, to the Musée Nationale, one of West Africa's best national museums and a top Nigerien attraction, and much more.

    Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

    Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

    • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Niamey and connect with others.
    • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Niamey.
    • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Niamey and across the globe.

    InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Niamey Community today!

    Meet Fellow Americans in Niamey at Our Events

    Our community in Niamey is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Niamey’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the Saharan Aïr Massif. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in Niger nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Niamey!

    • Albert Robley

      As I already connected with several British expats in Niger and neighbouring states before moving here, it made the transition easier.

    • Myra Jennings

      The InterNations forums helped me finding the answers to all the questions I had in mind when I first came to Niamey.

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