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The ProDemos is:
“…the ‘House for Democracy and the Rule of Law’. The company’s job is to help explain the systems that govern democracy and the rule of law, and to show what citizens themselves can do to exert political influence at municipal, provincial, national and European level.”
The ProDemosprijs is awarded to a citizen who has disinterested made a positive change for Dutch society with his/her project.
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The day began in the city of Hasselt where Their Majesties visited the campus of the start-up company workspace, Corda INCubator. In the afternoon, the popular reigning couple visited the city of Maasmechelen where they toured the Vakantiehuis Fabiola. Whilst there they along with dozens of attendees celebrated the Vakantiehuis Fabiola’s 50th anniversary. Thereafter, Their Majesties visited Connecterra as well as attended a reception held in their honor at the City Hall.
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On the evening of Thursday, September 10, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands attended the opening night of the 2015-2016 Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra) season.
Last night’s concert performance, led by chief conductor Ms. Daniele Gatti, featured multiple Grammy award winner and famed cellist, Mr. Yo-Yo Ma.
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