Monaco Princely Family

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Receives an Honorary Doctorate. (VIDEOS)

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco received an Honorary Doctorate of Marine Science from Plymouth University in South West England this afternoon for his “…commitment to [the] marine environment and conservation…”

According to Plymouth University’s official website, after the ceremony the sovereign prince was given a tour of the: 

“…university’s £19 million Marine Building for a demonstration of its advanced wave tanks, used for testing marine-based renewable energy devices and simulating coastlines and flood defense. 

He also met some of the researchers in the Marine Institute that he’s helped fund through his Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, which is dedicated to protecting the environment.”