Belgian Royals

(VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visits CPAS Namur.

On Thursday, December 8, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited CPAS Namur to meet with individuals participating in the project, Miriam. Established in 2015, the project aims to provide intensive support to single mothers “…on issues related to employment and personal development…” according to the Belgian royal court.  Click here to watch another video news … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEOS) TMs King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Attend the 2016 Erasmusprijs.

On Thursday, December 8, 2016, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands and Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands attended the 2016 Erasmusprijs held at the Koninklijk Paleis in Amsterdam. The Erasmusprijs, worth €150,000, is awarded annually to a person or institution that has made an exceptional contribution to the humanities or the … Continue reading

Royal House of Jordan

(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Attends the Women on the Front Lines Conference.

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan attended the Women on the Front Lines conference in Amman, Jordan. According to a press release during today’s conference Her Majesty attended the panel discussion, Asking the Hard Questions, which focused on: “…women’s influential role in the media, and addressed the challenges they face while conducting interviews, … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Meets with Students at the Thomas More Hogeschool.

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands accompanied by the Dutch Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Ms. Jet Bussemaker, visited the teacher training college at the Thomas More Hogeschool in Rotterdam. According to RVD, during today’s visit Her Majesty and Ms. Bussemaker discussed: “…music developments in the teacher training courses. … Continue reading

Danish Royals

HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Visits Kræftværket.

On the morning of Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark visited Kræftværket (CancerWork) at the Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen. According to the Danish royal court, Kræftværket is a: “… meeting place for young individuals, between the ages of 15-29 years old, who are being treated for Cancer at Rigshospitalet. In addition, CancerWork’s young ambassadors … Continue reading

Royal House of Jordan

(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Attends a Workshop in Al Balqa.

According to Petra News on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan attended a: “…on the deteriorating performance of Jordanian students in the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), during a visit to the Mahes Secondary School for Girls in Al Balqa.   She also dropped by mathematics and science … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

(VIDEO) HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the Opening of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Meeting.

On the morning of December 6, 2016, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the opening of the Intergovernmental Panel Preparatory Meeting on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Climate Change and Oceans and the Cryosphere in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.  The four-day meeting is hosted by the Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco and the … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Meets with Scouts at Paleis Noordeinde.

On Tuesday, December 6, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands met with scouts at Paleis Noordeinde in Den Haag. During today’s visit Her Majesty met with young members of the scouts as well as participated in a roundtable discussion with the directors of Scouting Netherlands. According to RVD, issues discussed during the meeting included … Continue reading

Imperial Family of Japan

(VIDEO) TIHs Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko of Japan Visit Nagasaki.

According to Kyodo News on December 6, 2016, Their Imperial Highnesses Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko  of Japan accompanied by their son, His Imperial Highness Prince Hisahito, visited Nagasaki to see: “…relics of the 1945 U.S. atomic bombing of Nagasaki.  On his first visit to Nagasaki Prince Hisahito offered flowers at the ground zero monument … Continue reading

Imperial Family of Japan

(VIDEO) TIMs Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Visit the Katsushika Welfare Factory.

On December 6, 2016, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan visited the Katsushika Welfare Factory in Tokyo, Japan. During their visit to the factory, which employs individuals with disabilities, the emperor and empress met with workers preparing “…boxes of emergency food for disasters…” according to Kyodo News. Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEOS) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Opens a New School Building in Leiden.

On the morning of Tuesday, December 6, 2016, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands officially opened a new building at the Leidse Instrumentmakers School (LIS) in Leiden. Established in 1901 by Leiden professor and Nobel laureate, Mr. Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, the new building was constructed due to “…increased demand for graduate Research Instrument Makers. The school can … Continue reading