Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends the 50th International Annual Meeting of the World Wide Fund For Nature in Rotterdam (VIDEO)

On May 8, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands attended the opening ceremony of the 50th International Annual Meeting of the World Wide Fund for Nature in Rotterdam.

According to RVD, today’s meeting:

… is held for the first time in Netherlands on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Dutch branch of the WWF, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

The theme of the annual meeting is ‘Economy of the Future’. Prof. J. Randers,  gave a speech in which he outlines a number of future scenarios for sustainable development of the world.

Afterward, Her Majesty visited a photo exhibition by famed National Geographic photographer, Mr. Frans Lanting, entitled, LIFE: A Journey Through Time.

To learn more about Mr. Lanting and his work please click here and here.

Click the links below to watch a video as well as to view photos.

Sources: RVD/HKH and NOS.nl