The award is presented “…every three years to a French-speaking and a Flemish Belgian medical researchers who have made a significant contribution to the field of vaccinology and immunology…” according to the Belgian royal court.
On June 19, 2013, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands toured the provinces of Flevoland and Overijssel. The purpose of their visit was to meet the people as well as with various officials.
On Wednesday, June 19, 2013, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the 5th Israeli Presidential Conference Facing Tomorrow: The Human Factor in Shaping Tomorrow in Jerusalem, Israel.
During today’s conference the sovereign prince attended the morning plenary session entitled, Has Traditional Media Been Caught in the Web? Afterward, Prince Albert II participated in the plenary session entitled, Is There Hope for a Green Tomorrow, along with the Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Program, Ms. Ertharin Cousin, the Director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, Professor Ernesto Zedillo, and the founder of Better Place, Mr. Shai Agassi.
Review of the sovereign prince’s visit to Jerusalem.
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall arrived at the New Theatre in Oxford, England this evening to attend a “…special gala performance…” of the show, Strictly Confidential, according to Clarence House.
If you are interested in learning more about Strictly Confidential and/or would like to purchase tickets to see the show — only in the U.K. — please click here.
On the afternoon of June 19, 2013, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II of Jordan attended a graduation ceremony at the Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II Academy of Civil Protection in south Amman.
On June 19, 2013, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden continued their visit to northern Norway and this afternoon Their Majesties accompanied by Their Majesties King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway visited the city of Tromsø.
After disembarking from the K/S Norge the reigning couples were warmly greeted by the mayor of Tromsø, Mr. Jens Hjort, as well as by other local officials. Soon, Their Majesties visited the Polarmuseets where they watched a presentation about “…climate change in the Arctic…” From there they visited the University of Tromsø, toured the Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden, visited the Nordnorsk Kunstmusem, and took a walking tour of the town center in Tromsø.
Her Royal Highness Princess Letizia of Asturias arrived at the Sede Corporativa and Social de Garrigues in Madrid this morning to participate in a meeting with members of the Fundación Científica de la Asociación Española Contra el Cáncer.
The princess is Honorary President of the AECC.
Photo courtesy of Casa Real