His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias is currently on a three-day visit to Mexico to not only strengthen ties between Spain and Mexico, but also to attend the presidential inauguration of Mr. Enrique Peña Nieto on Saturday, December 1, 2012. Advertisements
Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands attended the Prijs der Nederlandse Letteren (Dutch Literature Award/Prize) held at the Paleis Amsterdam on November 30, 2012. According to RVD, the Prijs der Nederlandse Letteren is held once every three years and the prize is worth 40,000 Euros. The recipient of the prize went to Flemish poet, Mr. Leonard Nolens.
On November 30, 2012, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge visited her old prep school on the occasion of St. Andrew’s Day. Click here to watch another video.
On November 29, 2012, Their Serene Highnesses and Princess Charlene of Monaco attended a gala banquet for “… the benefit of the Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco in Singapore.” And, finally, the sovereign prince is expected to arrive in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea sometime today. Apparently, he will meet “… scientists involved …
Her Royal Highness Princess Letizia of Asturias was at the Caixa Forum in Madrid on November 29, 2012, to attend the 4th Edition of the Premios Magisterio. According to the Spanish royal court these awards are presented to “…institutions and individuals whose work and initiatives are intended to improve society by acting in an educational context.”
His Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales hosted a reception at St. James’s Palace for the Women’s Royal Voluntary Service Diamond Champions on November 29, 2012. And, finally, the prince attended a meeting at Clarence House with “… international leaders to discuss curbing world deforestation…”
Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands was at the RAI in Amsterdam on November 29, 2012, to attend the 2012 International Supply Management Congress(ISMC). According to RVD, the ISMC is: “… an international knowledge and network meeting for the purchase sector and supply chain management aimed at sustainable and innovative entrepreneurship …”
Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall were at the Royal Albert Hall in London on November 28, 2012, to attend the Prince’s Trust We Are Most Amused Comedy Gala. Earlier in the day, The Prince of Wales met with His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al Sabah of Kuwait at Clarence House.
On November 28, 2012, His Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium continued his visit to Wellington, New Zealand. The prince, as you may know by now, is on a three-day economic mission along with his Belgian business delegation.
On November 28, 2012, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan along with Princess Takamado visited the Toshimagaoka Imperial Cemetery in Tokyo to “… commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of Prince Takamado…”
Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands gave the opening speech at a symposium marking the 10th anniversary of the Prince Claus Chair held at the Paleis Noordeinde on November 28, 2012. According to RVD: “The Prince Claus Chair in Development and Equity was established by Utrecht University and the International Institute of Social Studies …
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II visited the Thames Hospicecare in Windsor on November 28, 2012, to celebrate their 25th anniversary. During her visit Her Majesty unveiled a new plaque as well as met with the hospice’s staff, volunteers, patients and their families.
His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco was at the Galerie des Pêcheurs in Monaco to view the exhibition, L’Ours Polaire, on November 16, 2012. The purpose of the exhibition, developed in collaboration with the Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco and photographer Rémy Marion, is to “… warn visitors about the dangers that threatens this species …