On May 31, 2013, His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden attended Stenhammardagen organized by the Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet and Stenhammars Godsförvaltning (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Stenhammar Estate Management). According to the Swedish royal court, this year’s theme was the economy and profitability.
Photo courtesy of HKH/RVD
On the evening of May 31, 2013, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended a party in Monte-Carlo to celebrate “…AS Monaco’s 2012-13 season and their come back in the French Premier League football for the next season…”
During this evening’s celebrations Prince Albert II presented a lovely gift to Russian gazillionaire and AS Monaco football club president, Mr. Dmitry Rybolovlev. Well, that was nice of him. 🙂 For more information about tonight’s event please click here.
In other news, as you may know by now Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco has graced the current cover of VOGUE Japan Health & Beauty. According to a press release sent to me from Akris Princess Charlene’s 6-page feature was styled by Akris creative director, Mr. Albert Kriemler. In the issue the princess discusses her “…charitable educational sports program for children organized by the Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco.”
If you would like to view the issue of VOGUE Japan Health & Beauty online please click here.
Photos courtesy of Akris
After participating in the 2013 Langenburg Forum on Regional Food Security in Langenburg, Germany on Monday then traveling to Armenia for a three-day private visit His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales decided stop by Romania for a few days.
According to the Romanian News Agency, the prince arrived yesterday afternoon. After being welcomed by various officials the prince and his party:
“…left for Miclosoara, in Covasna County, to Count Tibor Kalnoki’s house. On Friday, HRH has scheduled a private visit to the village of Archita, Vanatori commune, Mures County…”
On the evening of May 29, 2013, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco opened the 2013 JCI European Conference held at the Stade Louis II in Monaco. For more information about Wednesday’s opening as well as to view personal photos please visit Monaco Life here. 🙂
If you are interested you may also watch a video of the sovereign prince welcoming those who will be attending the conference here.
On the afternoon of May 31, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden arrived at the Medelhavsmuseet in Stockholm to participate in the research conference entitled, Svenskar vid Medelhavet: Den Arkeologiske Kronprinsen och Svensk Antikforskning i Historiskt Perspektiv.
During today’s conference the future queen of Sweden listened to various lectures from scholars from Lunds Universitet, the Swedish Institute in Rome and Uppsala Universitet to name a few.
On Friday, May 31, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands opened the renovated Museum de Fundatie in Zwolle. The museum “…offers a top collection of visual art, attractive exhibitions in high-quality premises…”
During today’s opening three new exhibitions were introduced and there was a performance by the Nederlands Symfonieorkest. The museum will be open to the public on June 1, 2013. For more information about the Museum de Fundatie please visit their official website here.
Video about the museum.
On May 30, 2013, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco along with representatives from the Parc National du Mercantour and the Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco released two giant bearded Vultures back into the wild.
According to the Fondation Prince Albert de Monaco yesterday’s release is part of an “…international program to reintroduce these animals back into their natural environment.”
Photo courtesy of FPA
Established in 1933 the Ferio del Libro de Madrid brings together hundreds of international publishers, authors, booksellers, and people to this outdoor festitvus of books! There are also exhibition stands/booths, lectures as well as book signings by well-known authors. How fun! The Ferio del Libro de Madrid ends on June 16, 2013. Admission is free. Oh, and there is food as well. 🙂
On Tuesday, May 28, 2013, Her Serene Highness Princess Stephanie of Monaco was a special guest on Radio Monaco’s, Jungle Fight, to “…inform young people about the risks associated with HIV…”
According to RVD, the symposium “…focuses on how consumers understand, in the current economic times, their personal financial situation.” During today’s event Her Majesty gave a speech along with the former director of the Sociaal en Cutureel Planbureau, Professor Paul Schnabel and Ms. Esther-Mirrjam Sent, to name a few.
Photo courtesy of HKH/RVD
Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan arrived at the United Nations headquarters in New York City on May 30, 2013, to witness the “…official hand-over of the United Nations High-level Panel’s (HLP) final report on the Post-2015 global development agenda…” to the United Nations Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon.
According to a press release via the HLP, “…the report sets out a ‘universal agenda to eradicate extreme poverty from the face of the earth by 2030, and deliver on the promise of sustainable development…’ ”
Upon her arrival Her Majesty was warmly greeted by the “…Commanding Officer Major Mark Edward…” as well as other military officials. Soon, Her Majesty “…moved into Gun Park where she presented two Afghanistan medals to soldiers from the King’s Troop and met families of serving personnel…” according to the Standard newspaper.
For more information about today’s important visit as well as to watch videos and view photos please click the links below: