Work and Travel in Cotonou
WORK IN COTONOU ALL YEAR ROUND
Please edit this section to tell travellers what kinds of short term work is available in Cotonou all year round. Mention skills that are in demand here more than other places. For example, if you can get some work as a translator in Cotonou but it is as hard as anywhere else, don't list it. If it's a region in China that cannot get enough English translators.... I think you get the idea.
SEASONAL WORK IN COTONOU
What kinds of work are available in the spring time in Cotonou. Remember to keep work that is all year round in the section above and not mention it again here.
Work that is needed by hosts in the summer in Cotonou
What kinds of work are there in Cotonou in autumn? Maybe it's harvest time, but do people need the help of foreigners for either cheap labour or expertise? This is the kind of thing we need to know here.
Skiing in Cotonou - does it exist? Are there plenty of opportunities for people to get work in Cotonou in the winter? What kind of skills are needed at this time of year? Please update this section and let fellow travellers know what you have learnt if you have worked in Cotonou in the winter or if you are a Host and live here and can share your knowledge.
ATTITUDE TO FOREIGNERS WORKING IN COTONOU
What is the attitude of the locals here? Are we all rich idiot tourists and if so, why on earth would we want to do some work? Or are we seen as western supremacists and viewed with suspicion? Let us know your thoughts and update them here.