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HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Gives a High-Segment Speech at SPAMI Day 2022.

On Friday, May 20, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco gave a speech during the High-Segment at the 1st Edition of SPAMI Day: Together to Protect the Mediterranean Biodiversity held at the Musée Océanographique de Monaco in Monaco-Ville.

SPAMI Day, organized by the Specially Protected Areas Regional Activity Center, gathered stakeholders from eleven Mediterranean countries which have established the 39 SPAMIs and other key stakeholders, including SPAMI managers, representatives of national environmental administration and agencies, regional and international organizations, non-governmental organizations, and donors.

News Regarding His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco.

On the afternoon of Wednesday, May 18, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the re-inauguration of the Tribute to Princess Grace fountain at Larvotto Beach, Monaco. Apparently, the fountain, designed in 1969 by the late sculptor, Mr. Guy Lartigue, was in dire need of renovation. So, three years ago the renovations began on the iconic fountain which is “…nearly twelve meters high and spanning 400 square meters…” according to Monaco Info.

And, finally, yesterday evening Prince Albert II met with individuals who competed in the 14th Edition of the Championnat d’Europe des Croupiers (European Dealer Championship) held at the Casino de Monte-Carlo.

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Inaugurates the Photo Exhibition at the Gare de Monaco.

On Tuesday, May 17, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco inaugurated the new photo exhibition, Un Prince en Mouvement : Albert Ier de Monaco et Les Moyens de Locomotion de son Temps (A Prince in Motion: Albert I of Monaco and the Means of Locomotion of His Time), at the Gare de Monaco on the Sainte-Dévote forecourt.

The Un Prince en Mouvement : Albert Ier de Monaco et Les Moyens de Locomotion de son Temps photo exhibition retraces Prince Albert I’s interest in mobility, in 10 photos representative of his relationship to the means of transport of his time.

Known for his marine explorations the late Prince Albert I lived through a period of intense and abundant technological innovation in the world of transport, with increasingly diversified and rapid modes of travel, most of which he tested.

In 1868, at La Condamine station, he witnessed the arrival of the railway in Monaco, which opened up the Principality, and the major inventions of his time, such as the internal combustion engine which accelerated the development of modern transport, he himself practices navigation, horse-riding, car driving and finally motorcycling (of which he was a pioneer) as well as cycling (tandem and triplet included) over great distances, as an accomplished sportsman, and has sometimes directly contributed to the progress made.

Un Prince en Mouvement : Albert Ier de Monaco et Les Moyens de Locomotion de son Temps will be on display at the Gare de Monaco on the Sainte-Dévote forecourt until August 31, 2022.

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends a Cocktail Party Ahead in Monte-Carlo.

On Monday, May 16, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended a cocktail party at the Palais Princier in Monaco-Ville ahead of the 3rd Meeting of the Grimaldi Historic Sites of Monaco. The two-day meeting will take place on June 4-5, 2022 and will welcome the Mayors of the:

“…former fiefdoms la Manche, avec Saint-Lô, Hambye, Torigni-Sur-Vire, Granville, Moyon, Percy en Normandie et Cherbourg, le Territoire de Belfort avec Belfort et Giromagny, ainsi que Cagnes-sur-Mer, la Turbie, Antibes Juan les Pins, Puget-Théniers et Peille dans les Alpes Maritimes. Each of these towns have ties to the Grimaldi Dynasty.”

(VIDEOS) Mr. Pierre Casiraghi, Representing HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, Attends the 1st Edition of the Blue Climate Summit in Tahiti.

On Sunday, May 15, 2022, Mr. Pierre Casiraghi — representing HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco — attended the welcoming ceremony of the 1st Edition of the Blue Climate Summit in Papeete, Tahiti. Mr. Casiraghi is the youngest son of HRH Princess Caroline of Hanover, HSH Princess of Monaco and the late Mr. Stefano Casiraghi.

The purpose of the week-long Blue Climate Summit is to accelerate ocean-related solutions to climate change, launch major announcements, galvanize task forces, present impact investment opportunities, and provide an international forum for Pacific Islanders to spearhead action on ocean and climate issues.

The summit will bring together over 200 scientists, environmental activists, business leaders, policymakers, financial experts, community leaders, influencers, and youth leaders to accelerate solutions to some of the greatest challenges facing humankind.

The Blue Climate Summit is an endorsed action of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development and is co-hosted with the Government of French Polynesia alongside other public and private institutions.

Though Prince Albert II was unable to attend the Blue Climate Summit he did participate in a live video call with Mr. Casiraghi introducing him. In his message, the sovereign prince noted that “…our determination must continue more than ever [to protect our oceans]…”

During yesterday’s event, the Blue Climate Initiative, which organized the Blue Climate Summit, awarded prizes to six community projects from Tanzania, the Philippines, Palau, Peru, the Bahamas, and Moorea as well as the $1 million Ocean Innovation Prize which was divided between three projects in Indonesia, Guadeloupe, and the United States.

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Gives a Speech During a Seminar at the Musée Océanographique de Monaco

On the afternoon of May 11, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco gave a speech during the seminar entitled, Northbound: The North Sea and the Arctic Ocean, Threats and Solutions, held at the Musée Océanographique de Monaco in Monaco-Ville.

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends a Gala Dinner Fundraiser at the Yacht Club de Monaco.

On the evening of Tuesday, May 10, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended a gala dinner fundraiser, held under the theme Gastronomy of the Dominican Republic, at the Yacht Club de Monaco in Monte-Carlo.

Organized by the Monégasque Ibéro-Américaine (AMI) in collaboration with the Dominican Embassy in France and Monaco and the Ministry of National Education, Youth and Sports of Monaco, the gala dinner raised money for the “…actions and humanitarian projects in favor of the fight against child malnutrition in Latin America…” according to the official website of the Monégasque Ibéro-Américaine (AMI).

For more information about the Monégasque Ibéro-Américaine (AMI) please visit their official website here.