On the evening of November 25, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco participated in the 2015 Peace and Sport Walk in Monte-Carlo. Dozens of individuals including various political ...
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On the evening of November 25, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco participated in the 2015 Peace and Sport Walk in Monte-Carlo. Dozens of individuals including various political leaders and state representatives from around the world participated in Wednesday night’s walk.
The event, which began at the Place du Casino to the forecourt of the Grimaldi Forum, was held ahead of the opening of the 8th Edition of the International Peace and Sport Forum.
On Wednesday, November 25, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands accompanied by Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands, and His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands attended the 2015 Erasmusprijs award ceremony held at the Koninklijk Paleis (Royal Palace) in Amsterdam. His Majesty is Patron of the Stichting Praemium Erasmianum (Praemium Erasmianum Foundation).
The winner of the award, worth €150,000, went to Wikipedia and the Wikipedia community for the promotion of the dissemination of knowledge through a “…comprehensive and universally accessible encyclopedia. Thus the initiators of Wikipedia have designed a new and effective democratic platform…” according to a press release.
On the afternoon of Wednesday, November 25, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium participated in La Semaine de la Lecture (Reading Aloud Week) at the Palais Royal in Brussels.
Photo courtesy of the Belgian royal court
On Wednesday, November 25, 2015, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium participated in a roundtable discussion at the Palais Royal in Brussels.
Photos courtesy of the Belgian royal court
On the evening of Tuesday, November 24, 2015, His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge, as Patron of the Tusk Trust, attended the 2015 Tusk Conservation Awards ceremony held at Claridge’s in London, England.
The Tusk Conservation Awards recognizes “…the dedication of those fighting for the survival of Africa’s iconic species and their life-enhancing work amongst communities living alongside wildlife under threat.”
Click here to watch a video as well as to learn more about tonight’s winners.
On the evening of November 24, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain attended he 15th anniversary celebrations of the newspaper, 20 Minutos, held at the Real Casa de Correos in Madrid.
On November 21, 2015, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco participated in the 30th Annual International Conference of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers held inside the New Synod Hall in Vatican City, Vatican. Over 500 people from 60 countries attended the three-day conference which focused on various issues including the right of access to clean drinking water and sanitation problems in urban areas.
The princess was invited to give a speech at the event to inform attendees about her foundation, Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco. The mission of her foundation is to “…raise public awareness about the dangers of water, teach children preventive measures, and teach them to swim. [The foundation’s overall objective is to] is to save lives by putting an end to drowning.”
Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier
On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark attended the Childrens Aid Day and eBoks’ tennis event in Frederiksberg. Also attending the event was Danish tennis star, Ms. Caroline Wozniacki.
Photo courtesy of Kongehuset
On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge met with the winners and finalists of the 2015 Tusk Conservation Awards at Kensington Palace in London.
The Tusk Trust charity, which has a 25-year history building sustainable conservation throughout the continent, established the awards three years ago to recognize key projects and individuals.
This evening the duke will attend the 2015 Tusk Conservation Awards at Claridge’s in London.
Photo courtesy of Zimbio
(VIDEO) HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh Attend the Opening of the 10th General Synod.
On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh arrived at Church House in London to attend the opening of the 10th General Synod of the Church of England.
The General Synod is the national assembly of the Church of England, which has powers to pass Measures which, if approved by resolution of each House of Parliament, receive Royal Assent and become part of the law of England.
(VIDEO) HM Queen Rania of Jordan Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Royal Health Awareness Society.
On Monday, November 23, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Royal Health Awareness Society(RHAS) in Amman.
During today’s celebrations Her Majesty viewed an exhibition which represents all programs implemented by RHAS such as the the Donors’ Zone, Youth Zone, where volunteers shared their stories, Community Zone, which highlights clinics with beneficiaries, and the Schools Zone.
On Monday, November 23, 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain accompanied by King Juan Carlos I of Spain attend the 2015 COTEC Fundación para la Innovación Tecnológica event held at Palacio de Cibeles in Madrid.
On Monday, November 23, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands arrived at the Nationaal Militair Museum in Soest to participate in the symposium, Moed, Talent en Maatschappelijke Verdiensten (Courage, Talent and Social Merit).
Held on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the Dutch Decoratiestelsel (honors system) today’s gathering was organized by the Chancellery of Dutch Order in collaboration with the Chapter of the Military Order of William and the Civil Honors Advisory Commission.
Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH