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Antoine Mariaux

"Finding the right international schoolsin Yaoundé for our children was much easier when we had the InterNations network to help us."

Amanda Miller

"As I moved to Yaounde for work, InterNations has helped me make friends outside of the office."

Get to Know Our Network of Expats in Yaoundé!

Salut and welcome to the Yaoundé Community, your network of expats in Yaoundé. Our unique platform provides expats with the information and guidance to relocate to Yaoundé as well as opportunities to socialize and make new friends once you arrive. The support you can find in our friendly forum will help you to overcome any problems that may arise and answer your questions such as "how do I apply for a work permit?". Through the forum, it is easy for our members to share their first-hand knowledge of the city with newcomers to ease your concerns and help you get the most out of Yaoundé. With InterNations, you are part of a lively community and you'll continue to benefit from the advantages on offer throughout your adventure.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Buenos Aires or Houston.

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

Find More Information in Our Yaoundé Expat Guides

  • Moving to Yaoundé

    If you’re an expat wanting to the African experience, a move to Yaoundé might be just the thing for you! Enjoy the diversity of culture as well as the warm climate that this Cameroonian city has to offer and find out more about the city, climate and visas for Cameroon on the InterNations Expat Guide.
  • Living in Yaoundé

    Living in Yaoundé, Cameroon gives expats plenty of opportunity to enjoy this bilingual melting pot of cultures, a variety of dishes, and numerous places to visit. In this guide, we give you a first overview of the must-sees, how to best get around and what to keep in mind in regard to healthcare.
  • Working in Yaoundé

    With a country full of commodities, expatriates trying to find working opportunities in Yaoundé will find a variety of jobs related to the industrial sector, healthcare, and tourism. Find out more about working in Yaoundé with the InterNations Expat Guide.

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Embark on a New Life in Yaoundé

As the capital of Cameroon and with favorable growing conditions Yaoundé has a varied number of busy industries. Main sectors include the growing of tobacco, lumber and dairy products, the distribution of sugar and coffee, as well as research, healthcare and recreation centers. Yaoundé's city center hosts a selection of museums to please culture lovers including the Cameroon Art Museum, housed in a former Benedictine monastery, and Cameroon National Museum, inside the former presidential palace. Sports fans can enjoy football games at the large Ahmadou Ahidjo stadium and the annual Grand Prix Chantal Biya; a road bicycle racing event.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Perth or Antwerp, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Meet Other Expats at InterNations Events in Yaoundé and Grow Your Network

Once you arrive in Yaoundé, it'll be time to make new friends at regular events organized by fellow members. Based on interest-specific groups, these get-togethers are a great way to build up your social circle and start exploring the city alongside seasoned expats. You're always more than welcome to start your own group, too, be it related to a particular sport, form of entertainment, etc. From making those initial relocation plans, to finding new friends and getting to grips with the city, your InterNations account is an invaluable source of support.

Antoine Mariaux

"Finding the right international schoolsin Yaoundé for our children was much easier when we had the InterNations network to help us."

Amanda Miller

"As I moved to Yaounde for work, InterNations has helped me make friends outside of the office."

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