Tag Archives: Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg

The Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg Host a Reception at the Palace. Plus, News Regarding Grand Duchess Maria Teresa.

This afternoon at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxembourg, T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa along with Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume hosted a reception for participants in humanitarian aid missions as well as operations of peacekeeping from the Luxembourg Army and the Grand Duchy police.

Also this afternoon, Grand Duchess Maria Teresa attended a Christmas concert benefiting the SOS Children’s Village in Luxembourg.

Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Presents the 2011 Prix Grand-Duc Adolphe

Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Maria Teresa awarded the 2011 Prix Grand-Duc Adolphe to three talented artists at a ceremony held at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxembourg.   This award aims to “…improve and promote artistic creation in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg…”  

To view photos please click here. 

Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Attends the 2011 Edward Steichen Award

On November 24, 2011, H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg attended the 2011 Edward Steichen Award held a the Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean. This award, established in 2004, the  is a tribute to the life an work of photographer and painter, Edward Steichen:

The prize honors Steichen’s artistic achievements as a photographer and curator as well as his commitment to advocating the arts and nurturing new talent. source

To learn more about this award and Edward Steichen please click here.

To view a photo please click here. 

Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Attends a Conference

On November 24, 2011, H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg was at the Grand Théâtre de Luxembourg to participate in the Développement et Promotion de l’Economie Solidaire au Service du Développement Durable à Luxembourg conference (whew! Long title.)

Any way, during the event the lovely grand duchess gave a speech as part of the

…submission of a development plan in Luxembourg to support the Solidarity Economy in the context of a discussion conducted in consultation with various industry representatives, with experts and academics.

To view photos from the conference please click here. 

Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg

T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Visit the l’Atert-Lycée Redange. Plus, Other News.

On November 21, 2011, T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg visited the l’Atert-Lycée Redange in Luxembourg.

After touring the campus grounds, classrooms and workshops the Grand Duke and Grand Duchess participated in a “Q & A” session with the faculty as well as students of the school.  At the end of the day, they had lunch in the cafeteria.

To view photos please click here.

Meanwhile, H.R.H. Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and the Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mr. Jeannot Krecké, are currently on a trade mission in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar.

On Sunday, the Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume, along with his delegation, inaugurated the Embassy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Trade and Investment Office in Abu Dhabi.  Also in attendance was H.R.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al Nahyan and Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qassimi.

According to the official website for the government of Luxembourg:

The Embassy, the first Luxembourg Embassy in an Arab country, will be headed by a non-resident ambassador, George Faber.  The opening of the Embassy is placed in the context of a reorganization in the short and medium term the Luxembourg diplomatic network to better represent the interests of the country in a changing international context. It also reflects the commitment of Luxembourg in its efforts to deepen relations with the UAE, as well as to strengthen its presence especially in the Gulf region. source

To view photos please click here.

Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Attends an Academic Session Organized by the SIPO

On November 17, 2011, H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg attended an academic session organized by the SIPO and  held at the Music Conservatory in Esch-sur-Alzette.  To view a photo please click here.

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg News

On October 25, 2011, H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg attended the Avenir de l’Entrepreneuriat, Vers Plus de Mixité Hommes/Femmes debate in Luxembourg.  The event was organized by the Women’s Federation Cheffes Works of Luxembourg and the Women Leaders Luxembourg.  To view a photo please click here. 

Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg

T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa Meet With Participants from the Special Olympics

On October 12, 2011 at the grand ducal palace in Luxembourg T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa meet with a delegation of participants from the Special Olympics World Summer Games 2011 in Athens.  They were accompanied by Mr. Romain Schneider the Minister of Sport in Luxembourg.  To view a photo please click here.

Hereditary Grand Duke Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg to Attend Princess Martha-Louise of Norway’s Birthday Party in Oslo

The official website for the grand-ducal family of Luxembourg, Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg, have confirmed that Hereditary Grand Duke Prince Guillaume will attend Princess Martha-Louise of Norway 40th mega birthday party in Oslo on September 24, 2011.

T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg News

On September 15, 2011, T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg attended La Sidérurgie Luxembourgeoise, un Siècle d’Histoire et d’innovation at the Rockhal in Esch-sur-Alzette.  The purpose of the event was to celebrate the “… 100th anniversary of the steel industry in Luxembourg.”(source)

Click here and here to view photos.

Finally, on September 16, 2011, H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa had an audience with 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Muhammad Yunus, at the palace in Luxembourg City.  Click here to view a photo.

T.R.H.s Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Along with the Hereditary Grand Duke, Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg to Attend the Monaco Princely Wedding

On June 28, 2011, it was announced that Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg along with the Hereditary Grand Duke, Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg, will attend the Monaco princely wedding on July 2.

Per the Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg:

Sur invitation de Son Altesse Sérénissime le Prince Albert II de Monaco, Leurs Altesses Royales le Grand-Duc, la Grande-Duchesse et le Grand-Duc héritier assisteront à la Célébration du mariage religieux de Son Altesse Sérénissime le Prince Albert II de Monaco avec Mademoiselle Charlène Wittstock.

Source and photos courtesy of: Cour Grand Ducale de Luxembourg

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa Has An Audience at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxemourg

H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg had an audience of very special guests on May 23, 2011 at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxembourg.  Apparently, back in February 2011, the Grand Duchess Maria Teresa visited a children’s hospital in Luxembourg.  Whilst there she met with various doctors, hospital staff, and patients. During her visit she promised the patients a tour of the Grand Ducal Palace and today she kept her word.

According to the official site for the for the Grand Ducal family of Luxembourg, Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg:

After an arrival ceremony of the official delegation from the entrance of the Palace, the Grand Duchess wanted personally welcome her guests in the Hall of Honor. On the agenda, was a visit ‘to the discovery of the Palace’ and explained by the Grand Duchess… During this time the children were very interested in learning more about ‘Life at the Palace’ and they seized the moment to ask many questions to the Grand Duchess.

To view photos please click the link here.

Source: Cour Grand Ducale de Luxembourg

Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg to Attend the British Royal Wedding

The Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg announced this afternoon that Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg will attend the upcoming British royal wedding on April 29, 2011.

According to the newspaper, Wort.lu:

Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa Luxembourg will officially represent the world in the highly anticipated wedding. Whether other family members or political leaders to the Luxembourg delegation are, could not be confirmed yet.

This is wonderful news, in my opinion.  Hopefully within the next few days the Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg will confirm the Grand Ducal couple’s attendance for the beatification of the late Pope John Paul II on May 1, 2011.

Source: Wort.lu