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(VIDEO) News Regarding TSHs Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco.

On June 23, 2015, Their Serene Highness Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco were in Palombaggia Beach on the island of Corsica to participate in the event, Water Safety.

Organized by the Centre d’Enseignement et de Formation de Secourisme et de Sauvetage Aquatique 40 (CEFSSA 40) and the Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco in collaboration with Mairie de Porto-Vecchio last Tuesday’s event gathered 90 students, ages 7 to 11, to participate in “…planned workshops including basic first aid and raising awareness to the risks associated with the sea, discovery of the marine environment as well as aquatic rescue by using rescue tubes…” according to the Palais Princier.

(VIDEOS) News Regarding His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco.

On Friday, June 19, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco inaugurated the  Maison de l’Apidologie à Mazaugues in southeastern France.  The new laboratory “…will protect the bees by studying their operations and promoting their fertility…” according to the Palais Princier.

On Saturday, June 20, 2015, the sovereign prince attended the presentation of the ship, Yersin, at the Yacht Club de Monaco.  The exploration ship is “..both a private boat and multi-purpose vessel for sailing on all oceans and in all weathers. The Yersin is designed to travel, explore, and educate…”  

And, finally, this afternoon, the sovereign prince received credentials from the Ambassador of Italy, Mr. Massimo Lavezzo Cassinelli, at the Palais Princier de Monaco.

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier

(VIDEOS) News Regarding TSHs Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco.

On Friday, June 12, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco officially opened the exhibition, Grace Kelly: Princess and Style Icon, held at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan.

And, finally on Sunday, June 14, 2015, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene attended the 33th Annual Meeting International de Natation gala dinner in Monte-Carlo.

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier

TSHs Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Host a Cocktail Party.

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On Wednesday, June 17, 2015, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco hosted a lovely cocktail reception at the Palais Princier in Monaco for those attending the 55th Annual Festival de Télévision de Monte-Carlo.

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Visits Granville, France.

On Monday, June 15, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco began his two-day visit to Granville, France.

The day began with a reception hosted by local government officials in honor of the sovereign prince’s visit.  Thereafter, Prince Albert II unveiled a plaque in honor of his ancestors who once inhabited the area.

In the afternoon, Prince Albert II arrived at the Musée d’Art Moderne Richard Anacréon where he opened the exhibition, 1715-2015 Granville Monaco: Rêver l’Histoire.

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Photo courtesy of Getty Images

HSH Princess Charlene of Monaco Attends the 55th Edition of the Festival Télévision de Monte-Carlo.

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On Saturday, June 13, 2015, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco attended the opening ceremony of the 55th Edition of the Festival Télévision de Monte-Carlo held at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco.

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier

 

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Visits Baku, Azerbaijan.

On Friday, June 12, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco arrived in Baku, Azerbaijan to attend the opening ceremony of the Baku 2015 European Games held at the National Stadium.

Photo courtesy of Getty Images/H.Engels

(VIDEO) News Regarding Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco.

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On Wednesday, June 10, 2015, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco attended the 2nd Edition of the Snapper Pour Tous in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.

The two-day event, organized by the Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco and the Musée Océanographique de Monaco, brought in students from the Bischoffeim school in Nice, France, to spend:

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier

(VIDEO) News Regarding HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco.

On Tuesday, June 9, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the 2015 EXPO MILANO in Milan, Italy.

The theme of the Principality of Monaco exhibition at EXPO MILANO is Excellence and Solidarity: A New Look at Feeding the Planet, the overall message is “…one of sustainability, aligned with Monaco’s culinary culture, which successfully brings together the Mediterranean charms of nearby Italy and France, and the ideas of great chefs and popular tradition.”

And, finally, on Monday, June 8, 2015, the sovereign prince participated the 2015 World Ocean Day Conference, organized by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and held under the theme Ocean and Climate, in Paris, France.

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Photos courtesy of Getty Images/G.  and UNESCO/C.Bailleul

(VIDEO) European Royals Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Royal Yacht Squadron.

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On Friday, June 5, 2015, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh accompanied by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal and Vice-Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence, Their Royal Highnesses The Earl and Countess of Wessex, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, His Majesty King Harald V of Norway, and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark celebrated the 200th anniversary of the Royal Yacht Squadron in Cowes, Isle of Wight, England.

Since 1948, The Duke of Edinburgh became a member of the Royal Yacht Squadron, and in 1953 he became Admiral of the RYS.

For more information about today’s celebrations as well as to watch a video and to view photos please click the links below.

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News Regarding Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco.

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On Thursday, June 4, 2015, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco witnessed the procession of the Pénitents de la Vénérable Archiconfrérie de la Miséricorde (Venerable Brotherhood of Mercy) into the Palais Princier courtyard after Mass at the Cathédrale de Monaco celebrating Corpus Domini Fête Dieu: Solemnity of the Blessed Sacrament.

After the blessing of the alter in Palais Prinicer courtyard the procession made their way into the Chapelle Palatine led by Archbisop Bernard Barsi.

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the MEDCOP21.

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On Thursday, June 4, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the opening of the 2015 Mediterranean Climate Summit MEDCOP21 held at the Villa Méditerranée in Marseille, France.

The two-day summit aims to highlight the:

medcop21trc“…common commitment in the fight against climate change and will demonstrate the contribution of local authorities, associations, businesses, networks working as catalysts for sustainable development.  By aiming to contribute to the construction of a veritable positive Mediterranean agenda, this event also aims to reach beyond current constraints and seize opportunities that the fight against climate change may provide. With concrete and shared proposals, it will contribute to a ‘Mediterranean of Projects…’ “

During today’s opening the sovereign prince accompanied by the President of France, Mr. Francois Hollande, toured the Village of Solutions.

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Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier and MEDCOP21

(VIDEO) HSH Princess Charlene of Monaco Opens the 2015 Women in Leadership Summit.

On Tuesday, June 2, 2015, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco gave a welcoming speech during the opening of the 2015 Women in Leadership Summit: Make an Impact in the World held inside the Salon Eiffel at the Hotel Hermitage in Monte-Carlo.

The exclusive invitation-only five-day summit “… gathers the world’s most influential, powerful and respected women business leaders, entrepreneurs and government officials to collaborate Monaco…”