Random Royal News Regarding Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco and Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium

As you may know by now His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco was in Norway where he gave a speech during the opening of the 2012 World Indigenous Television Broadcasting Conference (WITCB).

During the conference the sovereign prince spoke in front of a packed audience from around the world regarding the importance of “…protecting the Arctic and biodiversity.”

Through his personal foundation, Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco, the prince created a fund worth 100,000 Euros to safeguard and develop Reindeer; moreover, Prince Albert II “…signed an agreement with International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry (ICR)…”

Any way, as the princely couple were leaving the Diehtosiida Auditorium, where the WITC was held, the Norwegian network, NRK, asked Princess Charlene about her visit to Lapland, “… it was a wonderful experience!” as she smiled broadly.

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Meanwhile, Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium is currently in Albania as a special representative for the World Health Organization (WHO).  The purpose of her visit is to promote the importance of vaccination and to “…highlight the work of the WHO health professionals 2012 vaccination campaign.”

During her visit to Albania Princess Mathilde will meet with local dignitaries, visit various community health centers as well as various schools.

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Sources: NRK, WITBC Sápmi, and La Monarchie Belge.

Photos courtesy of WITBC Sápmi and Nordlys.no

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Their Majesties King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia of Spain Participate in the XXIX Edition of the International Journalism Awards ‘King of Spain’ and the VIII Edition of the Don Quixote Award for Journalism. (VIDEO)

On March 28, 2012, Their Majesties King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia of Spain participated in the XXIX Edition of the International Journalism Awards “King Spain” and the VIII Edition of the Don Quixote Award for Journalism in Madrid, Spain.

Their Majesties were accompanied by the Vice-President of the Government and Minister of Presidency, Ms. Soraya Sáenz Santamaría and the Chief Executive of the Agencia EFE, Mr. José Antonio Vera to name a few.

The top awards were presented to Mr. Ricardo Cantalapiedra Moro and Mr. Fernando Molina. Awards were also handed out in the fields of photography, digital media, radio and television.

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Source and photo courtesy of: Casa de Su Majestad el Rey