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Welcome to the website of the German Embassy Manila!

Presentation of the Order of Merit to Mr. Paul Gerhard Schäfer

On 14 Augst 2017, Ambassador Dr. Gordon Kricke presented the Cross of the Order of Merit (Verdienstkreuz am Bande) of the Federal Republic of Germany to Mr. Paul Schäfer, former Resident Representative of the Hanns-Seidel-Foundation Philippines. The award was bestowed upon him by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the advancement of German-Philippine relations especially in the field of vocational training.

Experience Germany: Refreshed, mobile and highly interactive – has a new face to it

The Deutschland portal has a new face: young, refreshed, mobile and highly interactive. Discover topics, find information, view videos, take part in the Germany Quiz and in online voting, interact with others.

German Embassy Manila

Germany supports disaster preparedness and water/sanitation project in Carles, Iloilo

Schools and communities on the remote island of Gigantes Sur, Municipality of Carles, Iloilo were trained in disaster preparedness and risk reduction management as part of a humanitarian aid project of the German Federal Foreign Office with Save the Children.

Energy Efficiency Award 2017 – Companies can apply now

The international energy efficiency competition of the Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena) - German Energy Agency is this year under the motto "The Makers of Energy Transition ". Private and public companies are invited to submit their projects and concepts by 15 July, which have a special impact on the practical implementation of the energy conversion. The Energy Efficiency Award is endowed with prize money of 30,000 euros and is under the auspices of Brigitte Zypries, Federal Minister of Economics and Energy.

Filipina nurse in Germany

Are you interested in pursuing a career as a nurse in Germany?

This is a worthy career opportunity for Filipino health care professionals who want to seek overseas employment. Do you have what it takes to get hired?

Blaues Informationsschild

New visiting hours from October 4, 2016

From October 4, 2016 onwards our general visiting hours are Monday to Friday from 8.00 to 9.30 hours. Please note that an appointment is necessary for passport applications and civil status matters.

Regenerative energies in Germany

The German Government on the Energiewende

You can find further information on the German Government’s assessment, measures and plans on this theme on the following website:


German Dual Training System in the Philippines

The dual vocational training system is the most common approach of vocational training in Germany which produces highly qualified specialists and executives.

Tara Na Sa Germany: An Online Guide for Filipinos Migrating to Germany

Tara Na Sa Germany: An Online Guide for Filipinos Migrating to Germany is a website that intends to support Filipinos who prepare for a life in Germany. The website features content specifically designed for Filipinos and includes a video series, fun quizzes and Filipino success stories in Germany. The website is available not only in English and German, but also in Filipino languages, including Tagalog and Cebuano.

The Ambassador

Ambassador Gordon Kricke

Dr. Gordon Kricke

Recent News and Events


Here you can find press releases of the Embassy as well as information on our past activities.

The “Make it in Germany” website welcomes skilled professionals to Germany!

Make it in germany

“Make it in Germany!” Take a look at our website to see how skilled professionals like yourself can come to live and work in Germany. German firms are facing a genuine skills shortage that is expected to continue into the future. The German Government has therefore set up this website to help business and industry find the specialists they need. Welcome to Germany!

German Institutions in the Philippines

Germany: a nation of cyclists

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The cliché: your average German loves their car more than anything. But actually, they love their bicycles even more. Karl Freiherr von Drais designed a free-wheeling bicycle 200 years ago in southwestern Germany, his contribution to what would become the bicycle’s international success story.