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Are you an expat living in Nouakchott? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Mauritanian aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺIs there a reliable supply of fresh drinking water in Nouakchott?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for cultural institutes in town?”

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

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

Top Articles in the Nouakchott Expat Guide

  • Moving to Nouakchott

    As one of the largest cities of the Sahara, Nouakchott is a multicultural hub due to the strong French colonial influence. If you are thinking about moving to Nouakchott, check this article for info on visas, an introduction to the city itself, and some facts on the local desert climate.
  • Living in Nouakchott

    If you are an expat thinking about living in Nouakchott, Mauritania, make sure are ready for it! As the capital, you can find the best healthcare centers in the country and various cultural attractions to visit. Learn more about the local culture, healthcare and safety with our InterNations Expat Guide!
  • Working in Nouakchott

    As with most of the countries in Africa, Mauritania is still a developing country. As such, finding an opportunity for working in Nouakchott might not always be easy. In this article, you can find a first economy overview, as well as info on work permits for Mauritania and on income taxation.

Information for the Expat Life in Nouakchott

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

Become part of InterNations Nouakchott and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming Salut & as-salām 'alaykum from our expats living and working in Nouakchott.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Nouakchott? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Rome or living in Tokyo!

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…"

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