Speech by Marie-Pierre Gramaglia at the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

 November 22, 2013

Speech by Marie-Pierre Gramaglia at the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – Warsaw, November 2013. Mr. President, Heads of State and Governments, Ministers, Excellencies, Executive Secretary, Ladies and Gentlemen, Firstly, I would like to thank the Polish Government for its hospitality and its warm welcome, and all […]

High-Level Colloquium on Children’s Rights

 November 21, 2013

As part of celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the Principality’s membership of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a high‑level colloquium on Children’s Rights on Thursday 21 November, International Children’s Rights Day. H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover, President of AMADE Monaco, opened the Colloquium […]

National Day: 50 Children from the Ecole des Révoires School Sang at the Rainier III Centre

 November 21, 2013

At the opening of the Rainier III Gerontology Centre Clinicin February 2013, an intergenerational project was set up with schools in the Principality, particularly the neighbouring Ecole des Révoires school. The project was designed in conjunction with the Department of Education, Youth and Sport. On Monday 18 November, to mark Monegasque National Day, 50 Year […]

Warsaw Climate Conference: Mrs Marie-Pierre Gramaglia Meets her Counterpart from Liechtenstein

 November 21, 2013

Warsaw is hosting the 19th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), which is taking place until 22 November 2013. It follows a meeting in September of scientists from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), who once again recalled that human activities and greenhouse gas emissions are […]

A Sculpture by Jean Dubuffet at the Villa Paloma

 November 21, 2013

Yesterday, Wednesday 20 November, the sculpture Cloche-Poche (Bell-Pocket*), 1973‑1988, by Jean Dubuffet, was installed on the forecourt of the Villa Paloma. This work is an addition to the exhibition “Art Lovers’ Walks – A Look at a Private Collection.” Next Saturday, 23 November, at 4 p.m. at the Villa Paloma, Loïc le Groumellec and Yves […]

Monaco pride weathers the storm

 November 20, 2013

Monaco’s National Day came to a close last night with a masterful performance by Monte Carlo’s Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti. The Gala, also celebrating the opening of Monaco’s opera season, was held in the Salle des Princes at the Grimaldi Forum, in the presence of Prince Albert II, Princess Charlene, Princess Caroline of […]

Statue of Prince Rainier unveiled

 November 19, 2013

On the eve of Monaco’s National Holiday a statue of the late Prince Rainier was unveiled on the Rampe Major below the Rock in the presence of the Princely family. The Princely Couple is here alongside the well-known artist, Mr Kees Verkade. Originally published: MonacoLife.net / Rhys Hughes,

High-Level Colloquium on the Rights of the Child

 November 18, 2013

As part of celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the Principality’s membership of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is organising a High-Level Colloquium on Thursday 21 November 2013, from 9.30 a.m. to 5 p.m., on the occasion of International Children’s Rights Day. The Colloquium, presided […]

Next generation jazz

 November 17, 2013

Time stops for jazz music at the Monte Carlo Jazz festival so if you thought rhythm and blues or the sultry tunes of soul were for summer alone, think again. From 26th to 30th November, a selection of artists representing the past, present and future of jazz will be taking over the prestigious opera house […]

Prince Albert praises charities

 November 14, 2013

The Night of Associations, which took place last night in the Salles des Etoiles, was the best attended since the event started seven years ago, with 700 people attending the annaul event bringing together the numerous charities in the Principality. Prince Albert, who also attended a roundtable session in the morning, said last night: “The […]

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