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Visa information

Visa information can be found at the Korea Visa portal. The Visa Navigator will help you identify how to apply for the Visa. For more details, please visit: https://www.visa.go.kr/

Should you need any further assistance, please send an email to the Korean secretariat (E-mail: invitation@afdb2018.org). Your email should contain a clear explanation on the situation you have faced and the information of the person of the Visa office you have contacted with.

Visa requirements for entry into Korea

We are also committed to assisting our international participants on the application process for a travel visa. If you require a visa to visit Korea, please check with your local embassy of the Republic of Korea or consulate to obtain the necessary documents. In addition, please allow enough time to process your visa.
Please visit www.hikorea.go.kr for further information on the visa process.

African Countries

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CountryDiplomatic passportOfficial passportGeneral passportKorean diplomatic missioncontact info.
1AlgeriaNot requiredNot requiredRequired
2AngolaNot requiredNot requiredRequired(244) 222-006-067~8korembassy_angola@mofa.go.kr
3*BeninNot requiredNot requiredRequired(233-302) 77-6157ghana@mofa.go.kr
4*BotswanaRequiredRequiredRequired(27) 012-460-2508embsa@mofa.go.kr
5*Burkina FasoRequiredRequiredRequired(225) 2248-6701/ 6703ambcoabj@mofa.go.kr
6*BurundiRequiredRequiredRequired(250) 252-577-577koremb-rwanda@mofa.go.kr
7CameroonRequiredRequiredRequired(237) 222-203-756cameroon@mofa.go.kr
8*Cape VerdeRequiredRequiredRequired(221) 33-824-06-72senegal@mofa.go.kr
9*Central African RepublicRequiredRequiredRequired(237) 222-203-756cameroon@mofa.go.kr
10*ChadRequiredRequiredRequired
11*ComorosRequiredRequiredRequired(254) 20-361-5000emb-ke@mofa.go.kr
12*Congo (Republic of the)RequiredRequiredRequired(243) 1-503 5001~4amb-congo@mofa.go.kr
13Côte d’IvoireRequiredRequiredRequired(225) 2248-6701/ 6703ambcoabj@mofa.go.kr
14Democratic Republic of CongoRequiredRequiredRequired(243) 1-503 5001~4amb-congo@mofa.go.kr
15*DjiboutiRequiredRequiredRequired(251-113) 728111~4ethiopia@mofa.go.kr
16EgyptNot requiredNot requiredNot required(20-2) 3761-1234~7egypt@mofa.go.kr
17Equatorial GuineaRequiredRequiredRequired(00240) 333-090-775malabo@mofa.go.kr
18*EritreaRequiredRequiredRequired(249) 1-8358-0031sudan@mofa.go.kr
19EthiopiaRequiredRequiredRequired(251-113) 728111~4ethiopia@mofa.go.kr
20GabonRequiredRequiredRequired(241) 0530-1900gabon-ambcoree@mofa.go.kr
21*GambiaRequiredRequiredRequired(221) 33-824-06-72senegal@mofa.go.kr
22GhanaRequiredRequiredRequired(233-302) 77-6157/ 7533ghana@mofa.go.kr
23*GuineaRequiredRequiredRequired(221) 33-824-06-72senegal@mofa.go.kr
24*Guinea-BissauRequiredRequiredRequired(221) 33-824-06-72senegal@mofa.go.kr
25KenyaRequiredRequiredRequired(254) 20-361-5000emb-ke@mofa.go.kr
26*LesothoNot requiredNot requiredNot required(27) 012-460-2508embsa@mofa.go.kr
27*LiberiaNot requiredNot requiredNot required(234-9) 461-2701emb-ng@mofa.go.kr
28LibyaRequiredRequiredRequired(218-21) 483-1322libya@mofa.go.kr
29MadagascarRequiredRequiredRequired(261) 20-222-2933ambcoreemg@mofa.go.kr
30*MalawiRequiredRequiredRequired(263-4) 756 541~4zim@mofa.go.kr
31*MaliRequiredRequiredRequired(221) 33-824-06-72senegal@mofa.go.kr
32*MauritaniaRequiredRequiredRequired(212-537) 75-1767/ 6791morocco@mofa.go.kr
33*MauritiusNot requiredNot requiredNot required(254) 20-361-5000emb-ke@mofa.go.kr
34MoroccoNot requiredNot requiredNot required(212-537) 75-1767/ 6791morocco@mofa.go.kr
35MozambiqueNot requiredNot requiredRequired(258) 84-518-1272consular-mz@mofa.go.kr
36*NamibiaRequiredRequiredRequired(244) 222-006-067~8korembassy_angola@mofa.go.kr
37*NigerRequiredRequiredRequired(225) 2248-6701/ 6703ambcoabj@mofa.go.kr
38NigeriaRequiredRequiredRequired(234-9) 461-2701emb-ng@mofa.go.kr
39RwandaRequiredRequiredRequired(250) 252-577-577koremb-rwanda@mofa.go.kr
40*São Tomé & PríncipeRequiredRequiredRequired(241) 0530-1900gabon-ambcoree@mofa.go.kr
41SenegalRequiredRequiredRequired(221) 33-824-06-72senegal@mofa.go.kr
42*SeychellesRequiredRequiredRequired(251-113) 728111~4ethiopia@mofa.go.kr
43*Sierra LeoneRequiredRequiredRequired(234-9) 461-2701emb-ng@mofa.go.kr
44*SomaliaRequiredRequiredRequired(254) 20-361-5000emb-ke@mofa.go.kr
45South AfricaNot requiredNot requiredNot required(27) 012-460-2508embsa@mofa.go.kr
46*South SudanRequiredRequiredRequired(256) 414-500-197emb.kampala@mofa.go.kr
47SudanRequiredRequiredRequired(249) 1-8358-0031sudan@mofa.go.kr
48*SwazilandNot requiredNot requiredNot required(27) 012-460-2508embsa@mofa.go.kr
49TanzaniaRequiredRequiredRequired(255) 22 211 6086~8embassy-tz@mofa.go.kr
50*TogoRequiredRequiredRequired(233-302) 77-6157/ 7533ghana@mofa.go.kr
51TunisiaNot requiredNot requiredNot required(216) 71-799-905tunisie@mofa.go.kr
52UgandaRequiredRequiredRequired(256) 414-500-197emb.kampala@mofa.go.kr
53*ZambiaRequiredRequiredRequired(263-4) 756 541~4zim@mofa.go.kr
54ZimbabweRequiredRequiredRequired(263-4) 756 541~4zim@mofa.go.kr
The price of cotton may decline, but never the price of textile and garments. The price of cocoa may decline, but never the price of chocolates.

– Akinwumi Adesina,
President, African Development Bank