Welcome to the Website of the German Embassy Phnom Penh
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
From 1 June 2016, the Consular Section is open as follows:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
The Visa Section is open from Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and on Thursday...
Please take note that Syrian citizens, who have been living in Cambodia for a MINIMUM OF 6 MONTHS, can also apply for a national visa at the German Embassy Phnom Penh. Applicants who are currently liv...
Green Talents – International Forum for High-Potentials in Sustainable Development
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has held the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” since 2009 to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The award, under the patronage of Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honours 25 young researchers each year.
For more information please refer to the following flyer or the official website:
Germany wants to increase the percentage of its electricity supply that comes from solar, wind and other renewable energy sources to between 40 and 45 percent by 2025 and then to between 55 and 60 percent by 2035. By the same token, this should enable CO2 emissions to be reduced by 40 percent by 2020.
Parameters for energy and climate policy
Starting June 22, 2015, Deutsche Welle will broadcast its new TV-Channel including German-language news program "DW Nachrichten" around the clock. The newly structured TV channels will include among others DW in English, Spanish and Arabic.
DW's new TV programming
Planning a trip to Germany and looking to inform yourself before you go? The German National Tourist Board uses its website to provide extensive and well‑presented information about towns and cities, culture, events, leisure activities and business trips. Discover Destination Germany through the multimedia prism of www.germany.travel.
German National Tourist Board
Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)
Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.
New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages
“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website
features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” can be downloaded as an e-paper.
Human rights policy is the responsibility of all policymakers in Germany: there can be no “human rights-free zones” either in foreign policy, security policy or in any other policy field.
Germany’s human rights policy
Since 1981 the Federal Republic of Germany has supported the preservation of cultural heritage across the world through the Federal Foreign Office’s Cultural Preservation Programme, with the aim of strengthening people’s sense of their own national identity in the partner country and fostering cultural dialogue among partners. The Programme has become a very effective instrument of German cultural relations and education policy.
Cultural Preservation Programme