Living in Mauritania

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Located in the western part of North Africa, Mauritania, also known as the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, offers a challenging expat experience. The country offers both desert scenery and coastal landscapes on the Atlantic Ocean.

Nouakchott, the capital and largest city, hosts the major part of the expat community living Mauritania. Having a background in Arabic or French may be helpful to look for a job.

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