For information about our work in Mauritania:

  • For legislation, case law and UNHCR policy relating to claims for international protection, visit Refworld.
  • For up-to-date information about our programmes and operations in Mauritania, including funding level and donor contributions, visit Global Focus, UNHCR's reporting portal.

Contact Information

UNHCR Represenatation UNHCR in Mauritania

Street Address:
Ilot K No. 143, Route de la Corniche, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Mailing Address:
B.P. 4405, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Telephone:
222 5 257 415

Facsimile:
222 5 256 176

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 0

Working Hours:
Monday: 8:00 - 17:00
Tuesday: 8:00 - 17:00
Wednesday: 8:00 - 17:00
Thursday: 8:00 - 17:00
Friday: 8:00 - 12:30
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2021, New Year's Day
01 May 2021, Fete du travail
12 May 2021, Fete d'el Fitr
14 May 2021, Landemain Fete El Fitr
20 July 2021, fete id el adha
21 July 2021, Landemain id el adha
10 August 2021, fete de nouvel an Musulman
18 October 2021, Maoloud
28 November 2021, Independance Day
25 December 2021, Noel