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  • President Obama Hosts 2015 White House Event with YSEALI

    President Obama will be hosting the “2015 White House Event with YSEALI” on Monday, June 1st in Washington D.C. as part of a high-level engagement with the...

  • YES Academy

    In 2015, YES expands to include participants from the ASEAN nations of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore...

  • U.S. Embassy Phnom Penh now has 500,000 Likes on Facebook! #USA500K

    To celebrate our incredible fans, we wanted to do something special for the community. For the next five days, the Embassy is providing four special tuk-tuks that...

  • New Mobile Phone Information System to Help Cambodia’s HIV Fight

    The new platform – called “mHealth” – will support the Royal Government of Cambodia’s “3.0 Initiative,” providing potentially life-saving HIV-related information and...

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  • Ask the Ambassador
    A Free and Open Internet in Cambodia

    One reason that last week’s article had such an impact is the power of the Internet. The Internet is a powerful communication tool that has completely revolutionized the way that we engage with the Cambodian people. I would like to thank everyone for helping us approach 500,000 fans on the Embassy’s Facebook page, a remarkable milestone that demonstrates the growth of social media in Cambodia. In fact, it...  More column articles »

  • Seminar on U.S. Military Universities
    Seminar on U.S. Military Universities

    Are you interested in studying at one of the best universities in America? Are you physically fit, fluent in English, not married, and willing to serve in the Cambodian military after graduation? The U.S. Office of Defense Cooperation is pleased to invite young Cambodians (between 17 and 21 years old) to compete for appointment to the Class of 2020 at distinguished U.S. military universities such as... 

  • American Corner Workshop
    American Corner Workshop

    On May 19, American Corner (AC) coordinators from Kampung Cham, Phnom Penh, Battambong, and Siem Reap come together at the U.S. Embassy for the annual workshop where they shared their experiences and brainstormed ways to improve the AC program. 

  • YSEALI Seeds for the Future
    Grant Competition: YSEALI Seeds for the Future

    YSEALI Seeds for the Future is a small grants competition for youth leaders in Southeast Asia. Part of the U.S. State Department’s larger Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) initiative launched by President Barack Obama in 2013 to strengthen youth leadership, development and networking in Southeast Asia, Seeds for the Future provides funding of up to $20,000 for the region’s most...  ភាសា​ខ្មែរ »

  • Statement by Assistant Secretary Daniel R. Russel on Advancing U.S. Economic Engagement in Asia
    Statement by Assistant Secretary Daniel R. Russel on Advancing U.S. Economic Engagement in Asia

    Promoting prosperity is at the core of the rebalance. Assistant Secretary Rivkin will testify about the economic aspects of the rebalance in detail. So, I would like to speak about the broader strategic context in which our shared prosperity has blossomed, because security and strong institutions are the foundation for lasting economic growth. America’s alliances and partnerships guarantee security within... 

  • Peace Corps Volunteers Support Mothers Across 60 Countries
    Peace Corps Volunteers Support Mothers Across 60 Countries

    Peace Corps volunteer Joel Ford of Fallston, Maryland, is teaching youth in his community how to stay healthy throughout their lives by integrating maternal healthcare into education materials. Ford works with local teachers to instruct students on a broad range of health topics, including prenatal care, antenatal care, noncommunicable diseases, nutrition, smoking, alcohol abuse, exercise and...