Embassy of Belgium in Cameroon

Belgium in Cameroon

Welcome to our website

Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Cameroon and would like to register with the Embassy in Yaoundé? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Cameroon as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Cameroon, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.
 

Visa applications

On the 3th of September 2018, the Embassy has started a collaboration with the company VFS. In order to serve you even better. The introduction of visa applications for travel to Belgium, Luxemburg, Norway (short stay) and the Netherlands will from now on be done at VFS. You can find more information on the website http://www.vfsglobal.com/belgium/cameroon/index.html.

 
Information study visa

The Embassy of Belgium informs you that since 1 April 2018, a collaboration with the French Institute of Cameroon - Yaoundé has been launched for all study procedures in Belgium. Read more...

 
Peace building

The Belgian government, through its Federal Public Service of Foreign Affairs, provides for Peacebuilding grants to civil actors around the world. Belgium has a National Action Plan (NAP) to combat all forms of gender-based violence for the period between 2015-2019. With this NAP, Belgium is stepping up its efforts to prevent and combat all forms of gender-based violence against women and men. Gender violence can be part of the proposed projects for Peacebuilding grants. For more information on current calls, as well as thematic and geographic priorities, please click here.

 

News

23 May

Business & Human Rights Peer Learning Meeting: speech by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs and Minister of Defence Didier Reynders (Brussels, 23 May 2019).

17 May

May 17 is the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT). On that day in 1990, the World Health Organization decided to remove homosexuality from the internationally used list of diseases. This year IDAHOT focuses on Justice and protection for all.

15 May

An international campaign for women's and girls' rights, a partnership with the private sector on sustainable chocolate, hackathons in the South and innovation in humanitarian aid. These are a few highlights of the 2018 annual report of the Belgian Development Cooperation published today. 

10 May

Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs and Minister of Defence, mandated Ambassador Renier Nijskens, Special Envoy for the Great Lake region, and Major General Philippe Boucké, Deputy Chief of Staff at the Ministry of Defence, to undertake a mission to Kinshasa from the 12th to the 15th of May 2019.

30 Apr

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defense Didier Reynders is pleased with the Opinion of the European Court of Justice on the compatibility of the Investment Court System (ICS) with the European Treaties. ICS is the reformed system of dispute settlement between states and investors. It is part of the EU-Canada Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). With its Opinion, the Court dismisses the remaining legal concerns.