Tagged: Crown Prince Haakon

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon visits UMB

The Norwegian Crown Prince visited the University of Life Sciences (UMB) in Ås on Sept. 18 to lecture and answer questions related to dignity and poverty. Crown Prince Haakon has for years been concerned...

Grant awards from the Fund announced

The recipients of grants from Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit’s Humanitarian Fund for 2009 were announced at an event at the House of Literature in Oslo on August 27....

The Crown Prince visited Afghanistan

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon visited Afghanistan on 24 August with General Sverre Diesen. The Crown Prince received an introduction into the contribution of the Norwegian Armed Forces to stabilising and rebuilding the...

New royal images released

On Sept. 4, two new images were released of King Harald V, Crown Prince Haakon Magnus and Princess Ingrid Alexandra. These are the first official images of the three given out to the media since 2005. The...

The Norwegian Royal family has a new family member

Crown Prince Haakon, heir to the Norwegian throne, has added a pet to the royal household, local media reported Friday. Milly Kakao, a four-month old Labradoodle (mix of Labrador Retriever and Standard Poodle), has settled...

Royal book about the Arctic

The three Scandinavian heirs to the thrones are writing a book about their experiences from Svalbard and Greenland. The book will focus on climate changes and research and living in the Arctic. Three environmental...

Scandinavian Royals visit Greenland

The Royals of three Scandinavian nations are heralding the dangers of climate change. The Royals from Denmark, Sweden and Norway traveled Wednesday 27 May to Greenland to see first hand through 1 June the...

Kåss opens INTSOK’s annual Technology Conference in Houston

State Secretary from the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, Robin Martin Kåss, opened the annual US-Norway technology conference in Houston on March 25. The 11th annual US-Norway technology conference hosted by INTSOK (Norwegian Oil...