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Sabaidee and welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Vientiane


The consular section of the Embassy will be only partially operational from September 26, 2016 due to construction work.

Please contact the Embassy beforehand for any consular or visa matter

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Cultural Preservation – A Program of the German Foreign Ministry

Culture has many facets and functions, expressed in stories, buildings and other forms. Preserving cultural goods or resurrecting them after they’ve been destroyed is the goal oft he German Foreign Ministry’s Cultural Preservation Program. Since 1981, it has supported projects in 144 countries.

German Embassy hands over UXO-Equipment to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

German Embassy hands over UXO-Equipment to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

On June 21th 2016 Chargé d' affaires a.i. Michael Zinn handed over the equipment from a long lasting successful German UXO Aid Project in Lax Sao. The equipment was given to the Minister of Foreign Af...

DVV in der Botschaft

Ambassador Michael Grau wishes Vice Minister for Education and Sports, H.E. Mr. Lytou Boaupao a safe trip to Germany (Vientiane, June, 2nd, 2016)

On June, 2nd, Ambassador Michael Grau welcomed the Vice Minister for Education and Sports of Lao PDR in the Embassy. Mr. Lytou Boaupao and Mr Sengaloun Boutsady (from the Ministry’s Department of Non ...


German Embassy supports small scale development projects in Laos (Vientiane, May 30th, 2016)

On Monday, May 30th, 2016 Ambassador Michael Grau signed contracts with four different organizations on financial support for development projects in various provinces. All projects are to receive fun...

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Keep in touch with alumni from Germany!

Are you a foreign scholar who has studied, taught or done research in Germany? If so, you are part of an extensive international network that you could use to keep in touch with friends and colleagues and to hone your professional skills.


To help you make the most of this network, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's largest organization for the promotion of academic exchange, has set up a website to help you make and maintain contacts with other "Germany alumni".

Preventing corruption

The Directive Concerning the Prevention of Corruption in the Federal Administration of 30 July 2004 lays down the legal framework for the anti-corruption tasks at the Federal Foreign Office headquarters and at German missions abroad. The Directive is intended to offer clear and concise guidelines on honest, fair and transparent actions by the federal administration.

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Contact person for prevention of corruption:

Mr. Michael Heller, Deputy Head of Misson

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

Facts about Germany

“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” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.