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  • Call for Proposals – “YSEALI Generation: Environmental Advocacy, Responsibility, and Teamwork”

    The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh Cambodia invites grant proposals of up to $250,000 from U.S. and local non-profit organizations...

  • Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI)

    The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) is a program launched in 2013 by U.S President Barack Obama, to support youth like you who are concerned with...

  • President Obama addresses Asia-Pacific in University of Queensland speech

    "Now, this week, I’ve traveled more than 15,000 miles -- from America to China to Burma to Australia. I have no idea what time it is right now. (Laughter.)..."

  • Call for Proposals: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation 2015

    The U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State are pleased to announce the fiscal...

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  • Ask the Ambassador
    Ask the Ambassador: Working Together to Address Climate Change

    This week brought exciting news for Cambodia as its jasmine rice was named the World’s Best Rice at the World Rice Conference in Phnom Penh. I have been enjoying Cambodian rice for the last two-and-a-half years and can personally testify to its high quality. I congratulate the people of Cambodia and expect that greater international recognition of Cambodia’s rice will create new export...  More column articles »

  • Remarks by President Obama at Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall
    Remarks by President Obama at Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall

    Myanmar Luu Ngae Myar Min Galarbar! (Applause.) It’s wonderful to be back in Myanmar. Everybody, please have a seat. Have a seat. Oh, we got some signs -- “Reform is fake.” “Change…” -- okay, well, you guys will have a chance to ask questions later. Yeah, you can put them away. That’s why we’re here -- for a town hall. See, that’s the thing, when you have a town hall, you don’t have a protest because you...  Video »

  • Press Statement by Secretary Kerry on Cambodia's Independence Day
    Press Statement by Secretary Kerry on Cambodia's Independence Day

    On behalf of the United States, I would like to congratulate the people of the Kingdom of Cambodia on the 61st anniversary of your independence and send my best wishes for a joyous celebration. I’ve visited Cambodia many times and always been impressed by its natural beauty and the hospitality of its people. The United States continues to support the Cambodian people through a variety of programs... 

  • Erin Moriarty Harrelson: Documenting the Deaf Experience in Cambodia
    Erin Moriarty Harrelson: Documenting the Deaf Experience in Cambodia

    As I picked through the mountains of paintings at a booth in the hot, claustrophobia-inducing warren of merchandise that is the Russian Market in Phnom Penh, I noticed in my peripheral vision that the vendor, a young Cambodian woman, was looking at me with a puzzled expression. Recognizing the look on her face, I thought to myself, wow, the sentiment of, “I just said something but she’s not looking at me or...  ភាសា​ខ្មែរ »

  • Emerging Global Leaders Initiative - Atlas Corps Fellowship
    Emerging Global Leaders Initiative - Atlas Corps Fellowship

    The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce a special opportunity for emerging civil society leaders to participate in a 6-18 month professional fellowship in the United States. All Fellows will be placed at a leading social change organization in the United States. Individuals in the nonprofit/NGO sectors with two or more years of experience, a college degree and English proficiency are... 

  • 7th Fleet Commander Kicks off CARAT Cambodia 2014
    7th Fleet Commander Kicks off CARAT Cambodia 2014

    The fifth convening of the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Cambodia exercise began at Ream Naval Base in Sihanoukville, Cambodia, Oct. 27. Vice Adm. Robert Thomas, commander, U.S. 7th Fleet, delivered opening ceremony remarks before U.S. Navy Sailors and members of the Royal Cambodian Navy (RCN). "We've made steady progress in just a few years, growing CARAT from a basic port visit...  ភាសា​ខ្មែរ »