Denmark

Looking back at the wedding of Queen Margrethe II and Prince Henrik

On 4 October 1966, the Danish Royal Court announced that Crown Princess Margrethe was to marry Henri de Laborde de Montpezat. The engagement was a surprise to most as they had kept their relationship a secret. Henri was a French diplomat in London, and he and Margrethe met during an official dinner at the French Embassy and then again at a wedding, starting a relationship soon afterwards. Henri…
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Luxembourg

Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie visit Berlin and Potsdam

On Monday, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie, along with Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, were in Germany for a short official visit with a focus on Luxembourg’s arts. The visit started in Potsdam where the couple and the Prime Minister visited Babelsberg Film Studio, Europe’s largest film studio. It is the oldest studio in the…
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Monaco

A look at Monaco's royal Olympians

With the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in full swing, let’s take a look at Monaco’s royal Olympians. The Monégasque delegation is always one of the smallest delegations because of the size of the country, but it also had one very famous member. Indeed, from 1988…
Denmark

Princess Marie hosts children in her home to teach them about food waste

Today, Princess Marie hosted ten children from Helsingor School in her home of Klampenborg to teach them about food waste. Together with Selina Juul, the founder of Stop Spild Af Mad, and TV chef Timm Vladimir, Princess Marie established a menu with simple products to show and teach them about the fight against food waste. These children are future consumers, and Princess Marie wanted to tell them…
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Denmark

Princess Marie meets the World Resources Institute's board in Washington D.C

Yesterday, Princess Marie was in Washington D.C to meet the World Resources Institute’s board to talk about Denmark’s fight against food waste. While in Washington D.C, Princess Marie met WRI’s President and CEO Andrew Steeler as well as the senior leadership, along with the Minister of Food and Environment Esben Lunde Larsen and the Deputy Chief of Mission of the Danish Embassy…
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