Denmark

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark visit Aarhus

On 23 May, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark visited Aarhus as part of Crown Prince Frederik’s 50th birthday celebrations. Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary travelled with the Dannebrog, the royal yacht, from Copenhagen to Aarhus. Upon their arrival at the Aarhus port, they were received by Mayor Jacob Bundsgaard and City Director Niels Højberg. The Crown…
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The Netherlands

King and Queen of the Netherlands to undertake state visit to Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania

It was announced by the Dutch Government Information Service (RVD) that King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands will undertake state visits to Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania next month. The visit will start in Latvia on 11 June. King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima will be officially welcomed at the Presidential Palace in Riga by the President. They will then lay flowers at…
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Denmark

Princess Marie attends UNESCO seminar

On Tuesday, Princess Marie attended a UNESCO seminar in Copenhagen as Patron of the Danish National Commission of UNESCO. In 2014, Princess Marie attended the launch of the new work strategy of the Commission and this seminar was the occasion for everyone involved with the…
Luxembourg

Grand Duchess Maria Teresa receives educator Hanan Al Hroub

On 26 April, Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg hosted an audience at the Grand Ducal Palace. She met with Hanan Al Hroub who received in 2016, the “Global Teacher Prize”, which is the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for Teaching, by the Varkey Foundation. The Global Teacher Prize aims to promote the status of the teaching profession. This annual award from the Varkey Foundation is…
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Denmark

Princess Marie attends launch of new teaching materials about food waste

Yesterday, Princess Marie attended the launch of new teaching materials about food waste at Amager Fælled School in Copenhagen. These teaching materials are the results of a collaboration between Stop Spild Af Mad and the City of Copenhagen, and they can be used in food science education for children in 5th-7th grade. They are composed of a teacher’s guide and a student’s guide which…
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