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.… Read More (VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Meets with Students at the Thomas More Hogeschool.
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… Read More HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Visits Kræftværket.
On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales participated in the 24th annual ICAP Charity Trading Day, in aid of Sentebale, in London, Englan. The prince is patron of Sentebale a charity which supports orphans and vulnerable children. Click here to view photos.
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… Read More (VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan Attends a Workshop in Al Balqa.
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… Read More (VIDEO) HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the Opening of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Meeting.
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… Read More (VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Meets with Scouts at Paleis Noordeinde.
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… Read More (VIDEO) TIHs Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko of Japan Visit Nagasaki.
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.
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… Read More (VIDEOS) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Opens a New School Building in Leiden.
Here is the 2014 documentary entitled, Habsburg Privat. The second documentary from ZDF entitled, Die Habsburger, focuses on the history of the Imperial House of Habsburg. Both programs are in German.