On January 25, 2013, His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan gave a special address during the 2013 World Economic Forum. Please click here to watch His Majesty’s entire speech.
On the evening of January 24, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan participated in a panel discussion entitled, The Global Development Outlook, during the 43rd World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Joining Her Majesty during yesterday’s panel were the British Prime Minister, Mr. David Cameron, philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder, Mr. Bill Gates, and the Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon to name a few.
If you are interested in watching the panel discussion please click here.
On Thursday, January 24, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II visited the Sandringham Women’s Institute meeting held fat the West Newton Village Hall in Norfolk. Her Majesty is Honorary President of this organization.
Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias visited Felechosa in Asturias to attend the inauguration of the retirement home, Complejo Residencial de Mayores La Minería, on January 24, 2013. During their visit the royal couple toured the facility, met with staff as well as the residents.
Later in the afternoon, the prince and princess were in Oviedo where they attended a luncheon commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Oftalmológico Fernández-Vega.
On January 24, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visited the City & Guilds of London Art School During their visit the royal couple, toured the Historic Carving Department and the Conservation Department where they “…learned about the specialist training provided to young restoration and conservation professionals…” according to the official website for The Prince of Wales.
The royal couple also visited the St Anselm’s Church where they learned about “…the community charity project Pathways at Kennington Cross, which aims to help deprived people in the area by creating a new community hub through redeveloping of the St Anselm’s church.”
And, finally, The Prince of Wales visited the Surrey County Cricket Club, where he “… inspected the work to the new frontage of the Pavilion and met the craftsmen as well as builders working on the £2 million project…”
For more information about today’s activities please click here.