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  • Connect with fellow French 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 French living in Senegal

Are you looking for fellow French in Senegal? Do you need advice and tips from your French countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other French 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 France 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 French expats in Senegal, hailing from all across France - from Nice, over Lyon to Paris.

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    From France, living in Dakar
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    From France, living in Dakar
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    From France, living in Dakar
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    From France, living in Dakar
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    From France, living in Dakar

Meet other French in Senegal

Meet other French at our events in Senegal

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

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

Ask experienced French expats in Senegal!

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

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Receive Information and Tips about Senegal from French Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Senegal is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your French 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 French in Senegal, living in Dakar, Tambacounda, Saint-Louis and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofFrench in Dakar.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from France 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 foie gras in Dakar...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Senegal to find institutions like the nearest French 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 French expats in Senegal.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow French 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 France and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Bonjour from our French living in Senegal!