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  • Connect with fellow Canadians in Senegal

  • Get information in our Senegal guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Senegal

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InterNations – Connecting Canadians living in Senegal

Are you looking for fellow Canadians in Senegal? Do you need advice and tips from your Canadian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Canadian expats to discover attractions like the Mouride conurbation (the spiritual centre of Senegal's Sufi brotherhood) together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Senegal or still residing at home in Canada to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Senegal 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 Canadian expats in Senegal, hailing from all across Canada - from Vancouver, over Montreal to Ottawa.

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    From Canada, living in Dakar
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    From Canada, living in Dakar
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    From Canada, living in Dakar
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    From Canada, living in Dakar
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    From Canada, living in Dakar

Meet other Canadians in Senegal

Meet other Canadians at our events in Senegal

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

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Forum Posts by Canadians in Senegal

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Canadians in our Senegal expat forums.

  • Looking for a Portuguese Language Teacher
    7 replies
    Jan 17, 5:35 PM
    Community member

    HI Ivana and Sequeira Thanks for your responses. Indeed finding someone who's qualified to teach language classes who's flexible to work around my schedule (i travel a fair amount for work so …

  • Learning French
    2 replies
    Jan 30, 6:53 PM
    Community member

    Hello Raakesh and WELCOME to Senegal! If you are looking for (affordable) French lessons here in Dakar, I have a language program set up specifically for anglophone students. You can 'google' us …

Ask experienced Canadian expats in Senegal!

  • Where can I find Canadian food?
  • Where can I meet other Canadians?
  • Are there Canadian schools in my city?

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Receive Information and Tips about Senegal from Canadian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Senegal is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Canadian compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Senegalese culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Canadians in Senegal, living in Dakar, Tambacounda, Saint-Louis and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofCanadians in Dakar.

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

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

From the Mouride conurbation (the spiritual centre of Senegal's Sufi brotherhood) to the Cap-Vert peninsula, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Canadian expats in Senegal.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Canadians in Senegal

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Senegal. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Senegalese thieboudienne, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Dakar's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit various ports and harbour towns, places of religion and contemplation for West African Muslims, and other impressive landmarks across Senegal.

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