Welcome to the website of the German Embassy Manila!


The Embassy will be closed from 29 March to 02 April 2018 (Easter Holiday).
The first day of office after the public holidays will be 03 April 2018.

Die Botschaft ist vom 29. März - 02. April 2018 (Ostern) geschlossen.
Der erste Arbeitstag nach den Feiertagen ist der 03. April 2018.

National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights

The German Government has adopted the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights where German companies’ responsibilities as regards upholding human rights are laid down in a fixed framework by stipulating homogeneous and verifiable global standards.

Addressing Climate Change: It starts with all of us

Addressing climate change is not simply a matter of concern for politicians and decision-makers alone. In an effort to involve the civil society to address climate change, its risks and challenges, WWF Germany and the research association DKK (Deutsche Klima-Konsortium) have set up a free-of-charge online series of lectures on “Climate Change, Risks and Challenges.” The Climate Course gives an overview about the many facets of climate science and is for everyone who wants to learn more about climate change and how to minimize the carbon footprint. It is designed for students, teachers as well as scientific staff, authorities, business companies, decision makers, editors and press.

German Security Council candidature logo

Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20

Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Former Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.

Experience Germany: Refreshed, mobile and highly interactive – deutschland.de 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.

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

(© AA)

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.