Tagged: Crown Prince Haakon

Oslo honors Nobel Peace Prize winners

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...

Global Dignity Day

Today, Global Dignity Day was held at more than 150 secondary schools across the country. His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon led Dignity Day at Stovner high school in Oslo. On October 20, 2008,...

South Sudan gains its independence

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon and Minister of the Environment and International Development Erik Solheim represented Norway today at the ceremony marking South Sudan’s independence. 09.07.2011 The peace agreement signed in 2005 ended...

The Crown Prince and Crown Princess in New York

Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess were recently on a two-day visit to New York to mark the centennial anniversary of the American-Scandinavian Foundation. They also attended other Nordic-related events as...

Grants from the Fund for 2010

The board of Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit’s Humanitarian Fund has decided to give support to a youth venture initiative organised as a joint effort between the Strømme Foundation...

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...

Trond Giske to Qatar and the Emirates

Minister of Trade and Industry Mr. Trond Giske will next week visit Qatar and the United Arab Emirates with HRH Crown Prince Haakon and 60 industry representatives. During the visit the minister will attend...

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...