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. Through this type of funding, Belgium wishes to help build situations of lasting peace. This involves addressing causes of instability, helping with the prevention, mediation and resolution of disputes, resolving the consequences of conflicts and even supporting efforts intended to prevent potential relapses into crises. For more information on current calls, as well as thematic and geographic priorities, please click here.

 

News

03 Jun

Yesterday, a virtual High-Level Pledging Event took place for the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. For the last five years war has torn apart the country, whose population depends mostly on humanitarian aid to survive. The current Covid-19 pandemic makes it even more crucial for the international community to keep funding UN programs that are in place, and to allocate new resources to support Yemen’s healthcare system.

31 May

Following the US announcement to end their “relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO)”, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo, Minister of Foreign Affairs Philippe Goffin and Minister of Health Maggie De Block reaffirm their continued support for the WHO. In the midst of this unseen Covid-19 pandemic, our country advocates supporting the organization as much as possible.

29 May

Today is the International Day of UN Peacekeepers. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defense Philippe Goffin wishes to pay tribute to the more than 95,000 men and women who serve with dedication under the flag of the United Nations in the thirteen peacekeeping operations deployed around the world.

25 May

Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs Philippe Goffin on the 20th anniversary of two Protocols to the UN Children's Rights Convention, May 25, 2020.

22 May

We regret the announcement by the US Government of its intention to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty, although we share their concerns about implementation of the Treaty clauses by Russia.