Embassies Worldwide

ALL FOREIGN EMBASSIES IN COTONOU

In Cotonou you can find embassies representing the following countries:

Angola
Brazil
China
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Cuba
Denmark
Egypt
France
Germany
Ghana
Haiti
Japan
Libya
Netherlands
Niger
Nigeria
Qatar
Russia
South Africa
Togo
United States
Venezuela

Embassies are bilateral missions abroad. Embassies promote interests abroad.

Embassies also play an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the press. Consulates are subordinate to the embassies and focus on more specific activities.

The activities of all embassies and consulates are usually coordinated from their Ministries of Foreign Affairs.

Embassy Appointment - Many Embassies nowadays require that you first make an appointment before you visit the Embassy. In most cases you can make an appointment through the Embassy website. On the official website of the Embassy you will find information on appointments and opening hours.