Archive 2017

Erasmus+ 30th anniversary

Erasmus+ 30th anniversary (July 17, 2017)

European Union Delegation to Cambodia celebrated the 30th anniversary of Erasmus+ programme on July 17, 2017. In the anniversary, German Embassy, UK Embassy, Czech Embassy, Embassy of Sweden and Europ...

Visit on Tonle Sap Lake 1

Visit of two floating villages of Tonle Sap Lake (July 13-14, 2017)

On July 13-14, 2017, the German Embassy visited together with the provincial administration of Kampong Thom and the German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) two floating villages in the ...

Visit at Parliament

Courtesy call with Cambodian-German Parliamentary Friendship Group (July 12, 2017)

The Cambodian-German parliamentary Friendship Group received the German Ambassador, Dr. Ingo Karsten, for a courtesy call at the National Assembly on July 12, 2017. The German Ambassador shared his ob...

Visit at ECCC

Visit at ECCC (11.07.2017)

On 11th July 2017 Ambassador Dr. Karsten visited the court of the Khmer Rouge-Tribunal (Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, ECCC) and had a meeting with his Excellency Mr. Kranh Tony amo...

Arbor Day 2017

Arbor Day (09.07.2017)

In the presence of His Majesty, King Norodom Sihamoni, Ambassador Dr. Karsten, planted a sapling at the National Tree Planting Day in Kandal province on Sunday July 9, 2017.  In his speech, King Siham...

Deminer Team

German-funded Demining Activities in Cambodia: A continued humanitarian commitment

Civil war in Cambodia ended several decades ago, but due to the existing mines and explosive remnants of war (ERW), some parts of the country and some local communities do not yet to fully benefit fro...

Angkor Wat

German Support to the Conservation of the Temples of Angkor

This year the German Apsara Conservation Project (GACP) celebrates its 20th anniversary. Under the following link you will learn more about the largest Cultural Conservation Project ever funded by th...

DC Governmental Gegotiations 2017

German-Cambodian Governmental Negotiations successfully concluded. New funds committed to Cambodia (4-5 April 2017)

On April 04-05, 2017, the German-Cambodian Governmental Negotiations on Development Cooperation were held at the Government Palace, Phnom Penh. The Cambodian delegation was headed by H.E. Chhieng Yana...

Book "Phnom Penh Capital City"

Book launch "Phnom Penh Capital City" (16 March 2017)

The Embassy has supported the publication of the photo book „Phnom Penh – Capital City” which was launched on 16 March 2017. The book, published by the German geographer Dr. Michael Waibel, depicts th...

Exhibition at Tuol Sleng Museum

Exhibition opening with the artist Woehrl at Tuol Sleng (23.02.2017)

The German Ambassador, Dr. Ingo Karsten, opened together with the Cambodian Secretary of State at the Ministry of Culture, H.E. Chuch Phoeurn, a photo exhibition by the German artist Ann Christine Woe...

HBS Conference

Ambassador's remark at HBS Conference (January 27, 2017)

The German Ambassador, Dr. Ingo Karsten, delivered opening remarks at the  conference “Dealing with the legacy of the Holocaust”  organized by the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung at Metahouse in Phnom Penh on ...

Courtesy Call at Senior Minister Var Kimhong

Minister explains border issues (January 13, 2017)

The Senior Minister in Charge of Border Affairs, H.E. Var Kim Hong,  explained to the German Ambassador Dr. Karsten the current border issues that exist between Cambodia and his neighboring countries ...

Courtesy Call at Foreign Minister

Minister of Foreign Affairs receives German Ambassador (January 12, 2017)

At a meeting on 12th of January the Cambodian Senior Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Prak Sokhon, introduced the German Ambassador Dr. Ingo Karsten to the new Cambodian...

Vishnue Statue 1

Vishnue Statue found (11.01.2017)

A Vishnue statue was found in Kratié Province a few days ago in the context of civil works carried out and funded under KfW-IPLR Programme. KfW in Phnom Penh asked the consultant and the Ministry of R...

Courtesy Call at the acting Leader of the opposition party

Meeting with opposition party acting President (11.01.2017)

The German Ambassador, Dr. Karsten, met with the acting President of the oppositional Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), H.E. Kem Sokha, to discuss the current political situation in Cambodia. The...

Courtesy call at Minister for Industry and Handicraft

Industry Minister sees opportunities for German business in Cambodia (January 2, 2017)

In a meeting with the Senior Minister for Industry and Handicraft, H.E. Dr. Cham Prasidh, Ambassador Dr. Karsten discussed the situation of German business in Cambodia. Minister Cham underlined the po...