Denmark

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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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 officially opens Better Food for More People - World Food Summit 2018

On Thursday, Princess Marie officially opened the Better Food for More People – World Food Summit 2018 at Christianborg Palace. This is the third edition of the two-day summit and the second with Princess Marie as the patron. The summit is hosted by the Ministry of Environment and Food of Denmark. The ‘Better Food for More People’ movement was combined with the World Food Summit. More about…
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Denmark

French President Emmanuel Macron starts state visit to Denmark

On Tuesday, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte started their two-day state visit to Denmark, the first state visit by a French President to Denmark since 1982. The beginning of the visit was delayed by the French President’s team as France’s Environment Minister quit in the morning, so the President had to deal with the crisis before the visit. 45 minutes later…
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Denmark

Prince Joachim and Princess Marie visit Prince Nikolai's military school in Varde

On Wednesday, Prince Joachim and Princess Marie were in Varde to visit Haerens Sergentskole, a military school. Haerens Sergentskole was celebrating its 108th birthday with a full military parade. Prince Joachim attended in his quality of Colonel in the Reserve of the Army but also as a former student. Indeed, this year is also the 30th anniversary of Prince Joachim’s graduation from Haerens…
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