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

Style of Address:
Represenatation UNHCR Nouakchott

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 2020, Jour de l'An
01 May 2020, Fete Du Travail
25 May 2020, Fete d'El Fitr
26 May 2020, Lendemain Fete El Fitr
31 July 2020, Fete Id El Adha
03 August 2020, Lendemain Id El Adha
20 August 2020, Fete du Nouvel An Musulman
29 October 2020, Maouloud/Naissance du Prophete
28 November 2020, Fete de l'Independance
25 December 2020, Noel