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Oslo honors Nobel Peace Prize winners

The Nobel Prize winners with the royal family. Photo: Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

During the weekend of December 9-11, Oslo hosted the Nobel Peace Prize events. This year’s prize was awarded in equal parts to three different women from Yemen and Liberia: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkul Karman. The prizes were handed out in a ceremony that began at 1 p.m. in Oslo’s City Hall. Present at the ...

A visit to Miami and a TV-documentary for Mette-Marit

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Crown Princess Mette-Marit spent the weekend in Miami to open the new Seamen's Church, which was named after her, and therefore has not had a chance to watch the program that aired on Sunday evening. Nearly one million Norwegians saw the first part of the NRK-portrait of Crown Princess Mette-Marit on Sunday evening. Herself, she must ...

Church named after Crown Princess Mette-Marit

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The new Seamen's Church in Miami will be called "Crown Princess Mette-Marit's Church." The Crown Princess will be the guest of honor when the church and the Nordic Cultural Center are inaugurated in just over three weeks. The full name of the new building is the Seamen's Church Crown Princess Mette-Marit's Church - Scandinavian Church ...

Day one of the AIDS Conference

Some 20,000 delegates from more than 185 countries are participating in the XVIII International AIDS Conference being held in Vienna on 18-23 July. Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit was present at the AIDS 2010 Opening Session on Sunday. The President of the International AIDS Society Dr. Julio Montaner and President ...

AIDS Conference in Vienna

16.07.2010 On Saturday Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit will meet with young people who have played a leading role in the fight against AIDS in various countries across the world. In her role as Special Representative for UNAIDS (Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS) the Crown Princess has long worked to ...

Warm reception in Stralsund

Spirits were high this morning when Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel greeted Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess on the Old Market Square flanking the Town Hall of Stralsund, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania Only occasionally does the German Federal Chancellor act as personal host as she is doing for the Crown Prince and Crown ...

Crown Princess stepped in for King and Queen

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Complications in air travel meant that Crown Princess Mette-Marit had to represent the royal family in Denmark. Crown Princess Mette-Marit arrived at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen alone Thursday night. There, she attended the gala performance in honor of the Danish queen Margrethe, Margrethe, who turns 70 years on Friday. Originally, Queen Sonja and King Harald were ...

Final day in Malaysia

Her Royal Highness The Crown Princess officially opened an exhibition on Norwegian architecture before joining the Crown Prince on a visit to the company facilities of Jotun and Aker Solutions on the final day of their visit in Malaysia. His Royal Highness The Crown Prince participated in a seminar on sustainable forestry and climate today as ...

Malaysian students awarded for climate friendly solutions

Digi Deep Green Challenge for Change winners Team Regen receives the first prize award  from HRH Crown Prince Haakon and HRH Princess Mette-Marit.  Team Regen was also congratulated by Sigve Brekke, EVP in Telenor Group  and Head of Asian operations, and Johan Dennelind, CEO of DiGi.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon and her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway today presented the awards to the winning teams of the Deep Green Challenge for Change competition in Malaysia. The Deep Green Challenge for Change competition is organised by the Malaysian mobile operator DiGi, a part of the Telenor Group. The aim ...