Random Royal News Regarding Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium.

On April 24, 2012, His Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium attended the 1st Annual Masterclass held at the Résidence Palace à Bruxelles (residence Palace in Brussels).  Today’s event was:

…organized for the benefit of the winners of seven editions of the Belgodyssée competition.

The ‘Masterclass’ is a project in collaboration between Radio 2 and the Prince Philippe Fund with the support of the Chancellery of the Prime Minister. Participants had the opportunity to listen to speakers on the theme of ‘Journalism and social media.’

Meanwhile at the Palais Royal in Brussels, Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde presented the 2012 Princess Mathilde Prize from her personal foundation:

Each year, the Princess Mathilde Fund presents the prize to a particular initiative to strengthen the autonomy of persons who, because of their location, are more vulnerable than others.

For the second consecutive year, the Princess Mathilde Fund decided to engage in the fight against youth poverty, convinced that it must be stopped from the earliest age.

This year’s winner was ASBL Service Brussels.  Click here to view a photo as well as to read an article about today’s event (in French.)

Source: La Monarchie Belge