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.



20 Mar

From 22 to 27 March 2023, Their Majesties the King and the Queen of the Belgians will pay a state visit to South Africa.

18 Mar

Belgium welcomes the renewal, on 18 March 2023, of the Black Sea Grain Initiative (BSGI), signed on 22 July 2022 by the United Nations, the Russian Federation, Turkey and Ukraine.

17 Mar

During her working visit to Uganda, Caroline Gennez, Minister of Development Cooperation, evaluated the results of the Belgian international cooperation programme in Uganda.

09 Mar

After 22 days of being operated by Belgian medical personnel, B-FAST's field hospital in Kirikhan was donated to Türkiye on 9 March.

08 Mar

This year we celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, endorsed by all United Nations member states.