On February 8, 2012, Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands was at the Nieuwspoort Press Center in Den Haag where she received the Machiavelliprijs Award from the Machiavellprijs Foundation president, Marja Wagenaar.

The princess received the award for her “…work as the Princess of the Netherlands.  Furthermore, for her ability to successfully communicate to a wider audience as well as to connect with various groups within the Dutch population.”

Click here to view photos. (where it says Hague)

Click here to watch a video. (in Dutch)

Source: de Gelderlander