Ivory Coast Immigration: Requirements, Visas, Benefits
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Africa is the second largest continent in the world and has the world’s longest river – the Nile. The vast majority of the world's diamonds are mined in Africa.

Côte d’Ivoire, popularly known as Ivory Coast, is a nation located in West Africa. It gets its name from the extensive ivory commerce throughout the 15th and 17th centuries. The country’s major city and economic hub is the port city of Abidjan, while the capital, Yamoussoukro, is located in the country’s center. Abidjan, with a population of 4,800,000, is the third-largest French-speaking city in the world after Paris, France, and Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Liberia, and Guinea form its borders.


UNESCO has designated the Comoé National Park as one of the most important protected areas in West Africa. It is renowned for its variety of plant life. In Ivory Coast, the UNESCO-listed Taï National Park is a sanctuary of dense rainforest abundant in flora and animals. 

As one of several western African nations, Ivory Coast has a distinct culture and cuisine. The nation is renowned for its stunning beaches and lush jungle. Both natural and man-made attractions can be found in Ivory Coast.

Visas for health and social affairs (NGO) are available for citizens of visa-exempt nations and nations outside the ECOWAS region. The visit must have a social or medical objective. Visas for Ivory Coast’s health and social affairs are renewed and valid for up to three months. Additionally, it is a requirement for all volunteers and NGO employees.


To apply for this visa, you need to provide the following documents:

Ivory Coast is becoming a popular location for expatriates and companies seeking to expand their businesses internationally. One of the fastest-growing economies on the continent is that of this country in West Africa. The required documents for a business visa are:

Ivory Coast work visas enable foreign employees to enter the country and engage in lawful employment. You must fulfill the conditions to be granted a work visa.


You need the following documents to apply for a work visa:

The documentation might occasionally need to be translated into French.

The global mobility department of Direct U.S. Immigration empowers aspiring foreign nationals to immigrate to Ivory Coast. Whether those individuals want to start their business in Ivory Coast, travel for social or health services, or immigrate as skilled workers, we provide expert supervision and application procedures.


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