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Fernando Achutegui

Living in Zambia, from Colombia

"Getting to know Lusaka with like-minded people and having other expats to navigate daily life in Zambia is a great relief. "

Adela Huang

Living in Zambia, from China

"I received a lot of reliable information about Lusaka and the expat lifestyle in the InterNations Community."

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Zambia

  • Join our community and get to know members of Zambia’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Zambian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Lusaka, Livingstone and many other regions

Welcome to Our Network of Expatriates in Zambia!

Hello, and a warm welcome to the InterNations Zambia expat community. Here at InterNations, we offer a community for expats in Zambia, and elsewhere around the world. By gathering the knowledge of our friendly members in one place, we can answer all the questions you have about life as an expat in Zambia. Whether you're moving to Lusaka, Kitwe, or elsewhere, the chances are you need to gather information that'll make your integration easier.

Common questions here at InterNations include, "what is the healthcare like?" and "will I be able to enjoy the luxuries I access at home?". While you may find that healthcare isn't consistent throughout Zambia, our members will help you find ways to make sure you and your family are covered, and they can point you in the direction of imported goods.

We are present not only in Zambia, but worldwide including numerous countries in Africa – for instance our chapter for Expatriates Bahrain. You might also consider to stop by at our Expats Kuwait community during your next travel.

Our Support for Zambia Expatriates

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Zambia Expatriates Network

Find and get to know like-minded expatriates residing in Zambia, their partners and families.

Zambia Guide for Expats

Zambia Expat Guide

Expat Forum Zambia

Obtain trustworthy advice and local insight from fellow members in our Zambia expat forums.

Zambia Expat Forum

Zambia Events for Expatriates

Meet up with expatriates of diverse backgrounds and nationalities at our regular InterNations Events.

Zambia Expat Events

Embark on Your Life as an Expat in Zambia

With diverse wildlife, Victoria Falls, and cities that are always developing, Zambia can act as both a strain and a paradise for expats. Although you're unlikely to enjoy a life that is similar to the one you enjoy at home, you'll soon find that Zambia expats experience a lot of perks. The atmosphere is always vibrant, the locals treasure family life, and their approach to living is laidback. While everything is done at a slower pace, you'll find that the cost of living is greatly reduced in the major cities, unless you want a lot of foreign imports. Many expats move to Lusaka, which is Zambia's business hub. Away from the capital city, the country relies heavily on agriculture. For those who do live in the capital, the private schools follow the Zambian curriculum and offer a first-rate education.

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Connect with Other Expats in Zambia and Grow Your Network

InterNations is a unique community where expatriates in Zambia and around the world come together. By engaging in our community with a little respect and a lot of etiquette, you can help make it a safe place for like-minded expats to interact. When you talk through your needs with our members, you obtain invaluable knowledge from those who have already experienced life as an expatriate in Zambia. After settling yourself in, why not come along to one of our monthly events hosted by InterNations? While there, you'll make new friends and kick-start your social life. Some of our members also organize groups dedicated to their favorite hobbies and interests. If you don't find one that strikes your fancy, then feel free to start your own!

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