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InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Ouagadougou

Hello to all Americans in Ouagadougou! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Ouagadougou? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Ouagadougou 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 Ouagadougou’s center.

Although Ouagadougou 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 Ouagadougou, 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 Ouagadougou
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    From United States of America, living in Ouagadougou
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    From United States of America, living in Ouagadougou
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    From United States of America, living in Ouagadougou
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    From United States of America, living in Ouagadougou

Meet other Americans in Ouagadougou

Connect at Our Events in Ouagadougou

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Ouagadougou. 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 Ouagadougou. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Ouagadougou.

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Ouagadougou Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Ouagadougou expat forums. When you arrive in Ouagadougou, 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 Ouagadougou. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Ouagadougou 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.

Ask experienced American expats in Ouagadougou

  • Where can I find American food?
  • Where can I meet other Americans?
  • Are there American schools in Ouagadougou?

Find People Who Share Your Passions

"Ouga, the administrative, cultural and economic center of the nation, Ouagadougou 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 Ouagadougou? 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 Ouagadougou’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the Bangre-Weoogo urban park in the Zone du Bois to the Village Artisanale of Ouagadougou, an outdoor shopping mall of local arts and crafts, 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 Ouagadougou and connect with others.
    • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Ouagadougou.
    • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Ouagadougou 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 Ouagadougou Community today!

    Meet Fellow Americans in Ouagadougou at Our Events

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