On November 21, 2015, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco participated in the 30th Annual International Conference of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers held inside the New Synod Hall in Vatican City, Vatican. Over 500 people from 60 countries attended the three-day conference which focused on various issues including the right of access to clean drinking water and sanitation problems in urban areas.
The princess was invited to give a speech at the event to inform attendees about her foundation, Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco. The mission of her foundation is to “…raise public awareness about the dangers of water, teach children preventive measures, and teach them to swim. [The foundation’s overall objective is to] is to save lives by putting an end to drowning.”
Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier