Tagged: Royal family

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...

New NRK series pokes fun at Royal Family

NRK’s brand-new animated comedy web series will give an insight into what the royal family does behind closed doors. Together with Marit Synnøve Berg, Gustav Nilsen voices one of the characters in the series....

First day of school

The youngest child of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit started at Jonsløkka school in Asker today. He was accompanied by his parents and his grandmother HRM Queen Sonja. On reaching the school,...

Scandinavian Royals at the Bright Green Expo

Three royals that we see often working together on the same cause came together once again in Copenhagen, Denmark last week. Crown Prince Haakon of Norway, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark...

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...