Denmark

Princess Marie meets with Barack Obama and visits 'The Splendour of Power' exhibition in Kolding

On Friday, Princess Marie was in Kolding to attend a special conference with President Barack Obama at the University of South Denmark. Former President Barack Obama took part in a moderated Q & A conversation for an audience of business leaders, university students, and local dignitaries during the ‘ A conversation with President Barack Obama’ event. The event was by invitation…
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Princess Marie visits Danish Food Bank

On Tuesday, Princess Marie visited FoedevareBanken – the Danish Food Bank – in Copenhagen, as part of her involvement in the fight against food waste in Denmark. The NGO’s motto is “From Food Waste to Meals” (‘Fra Madspild til Maltid’). FoedevareBanken is a nonprofit organisation fighting food waste and food poverty in Denmark. It was founded as a voluntary association in…
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Crown Princess Mary spends last day in Finland for working visit

On Thursday, Crown Princess Mary spent her last day in Finland for a working visit. Crown Prince Frederik was supposed to lead the Danish business delegation, but he had to pull out of the trip because of his back surgery. So, Crown Princess Mary went in his place. After spending her first day in the capital of Helsinki, she joined the Danish Minister for Food and Environment in Turku. They first…
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Denmark

Crown Princess Mary starts work visit in Finland

On Wednesday, Crown Princess Mary started a two-day work visit in Finland. Crown Prince Frederik was scheduled to go, but he had to cancel because of his back surgery. Instead of scrapping the whole trip, it was decided Crown Princess Mary would lead the business…
Denmark

Danish royals attend National Flag Day Ceremonies

On Wednesday, several members of the Danish Royal Family attended ceremonies commemorating Flag Day. Flag Day has always been commemorated on 5 September since 2009. It was created to honour all the Danish soldiers who were sent on missions abroad since 1948. Since 2011, the…
Denmark

Princess Marie debuts new tiara during French State Visit to Denmark

The biggest surprise at the state banquet during the French State Visit to Denmark on Tuesday evening was the new tiara debuted by Princess Marie. Princess Marie has always worn her floral wedding tiara to tiara events except once when she wore a tiara made for her by Flora Danica. Now the Royal Court and Maison Mauboussin exclusively released information about the tiara to Royal Central’s…
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