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European royals attend the state funeral of Kofi Annan

On Thursday, several royals and head of states attended the state funeral for Kofi Annan in Accra, Ghana. Kofi Annan was the Secretary-General of the United Nations, holding the position from January 1997 to December 2006. Kofi Annan and the UN received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001 “for their work for a better organised and more peaceful world”. He died on 18th August in Switzerland…
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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 ceremonies in Copenhagen were attended either by Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary or Prince Joachim and…
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Denmark

Princess Marie makes guest TV appearance on 'Aftenshowet' to talk food waste and World Food Summit

As Patron of the 2018 World Food Summit – which she officially opened on Thursday – Princess Marie was a guest on Aftenshowet, Denmark’s biggest evening show, on Monday evening to talk about the summit and the fight against food waste. Screenshot DR1/ Fair Use Princess Marie will make the opening speech at the summit, and when asked what essential messages she would talk about, she said…
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Denmark

Princess Marie officially opens Copenhagen Cooking and Food Festival

On Thursday, Princess Marie officially opened the Copenhagen Cooking & Food Festival in Copenhagen. This year’s edition marks the third year of the new CCFF. Indeed, this new version of the festival was created in 2016 when the original festival ‘Copenhagen Cooking’ decided to collaborate with the Food Organization of Denmark. Since 2012, Marie has been the patron of Copenhagen Cooking…
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