Embassy of Belgium in Burkina Faso

Belgium in Burkina Faso

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Events in Ouagadougou (30/09/2022)

Shots rang out this Friday morning, 30/09/2022, in Ouagadougou. The situation remains confused.

As a precautionary measure, it is strongly recommended to stay at home. The embassy is closed to the public.

You can reach the embassy at the emergency number +226 70 20 08 04.


Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Burkina Faso and would like to register with the Embassy in Ouagadougou? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Burkina Faso 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 Burkina Faso, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.



21 Sep

During her visit to New York for UNGA77 - the 77th General Assembly of the United Nations - Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib will co-chair a side event with the European Commissioner for Crisis Management, Janez Lenarčič, and the Minister of Gender, Family and Children of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gisèle Ndaya Luseba, on the fight against impunity for conflict-related sexual violence.

18 Sep

The 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly will open in New York on September 19.

08 Sep

The SEO manages its own evaluations, follows up on evaluations in cooperation with different actors and provides support to other evaluations. Learn more about our evaluation reports, our summaries and the responses of the development actors.

08 Sep

The Special Evaluation Office (SEO) is responsible for the evaluation of the Belgian Development Cooperation. The SEO, as an independent service, contributes to a more effective, efficient and transparent development cooperation.

07 Sep

Nicolas Fierens Gevaert is the new Spokesperson at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation.