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

Belgian grants in the field of peace building - Guidelines

 

News

18 Oct

Today, the Chamber of Representatives approved an amendment of the legal framework in which the Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries (BIO) operates. The amendment is the final element of a thorough reform of BIO. This reform makes the investment company better embedded in the Belgian development policy, strengthens the link with the private sector, and increases the impact of the development initiatives in Belgium’s partner countries.

18 Oct

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo endorsed a number of international commitments today to step up the efforts against sexual misconduct in the international aid sector. The commitments were signed in the margins of the international high-level meeting “Putting People First” which took place in London today.

17 Oct

Belgium is the second most efficient donor in the fight against extreme poverty. This is the conclusion of the respected Overseas Development Institute (ODI) in their recent report: “Financing the end of extreme poverty”. Our country ranks right behind Ireland, but ahead of Scandinavian countries such as Norway, Sweden and Finland. The focus on least developed countries and the strengthening of aid effectiveness has been one of the priorities of the Belgian development cooperation policy over the last years.

15 Oct

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders is pleased that the European Union created a sanction regime against the use of chemical weapons today in Luxembourg. This allows the EU to act against people and organization involved in the development and the use of chemical weapons. This decision by the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs, underlines the European commitment to the fight against these gruesome weapons.

12 Oct

Speech by Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo on the occasion of the celebration of Marleen Temmerman.