Thursday, 29 September 2016

Grand Prix

16 May 2008

Mary took her two children to the Grand Prix horse show in Bernstorffsparken.



They were accompanied by nanny Mette Hansen and Charlotte Velin, and stayed for two hours. Ziggy was also with them.


At the WHO Headquarters

14 May 2008

11:25- 12:25 - Guided tour of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum.


12:30 - Working lunch at the WHO.


13:45 - 16:30 Presentation of Danish nationals working at WHO Headquarters. Visit to the Strategic Health Operations Centre. Briefing on child health and immunization. Briefing on Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion, Nutrition for Health and Development and Mental Health.

16:35 - Meeting with the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva, Mr Sergei Ordzhonikidze.


17:15 - 18: 15 Guided tour of the United Nations Office at Geneva, Palais des Nations.

Mary wore a new Paul Smith skirt that was sold at Haberdash in 2016.




Wednesday, 28 September 2016

At the UNHCR Headquarters

13 May 2008

Crown princess Mary made a two day visit to Geneva, Switzerland to visit the UN's High Commission for Refugees and the WHO.


12:00 Welcome by the High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr António Gutierrez, UNHCR staff and children of Danish staff.



Working lunch hosted by the High Commissioner & discussions with Department of International Protection Services, Division of Operational Services (emergency room demonstration), and Regional Bureau for Africa.

15:15 to 15:30 - Farewell meeting with the High Commissioner in foyer of UNHCR.


15:30 - Departure from UNHCR Headquarters.



Evening - Dinner hosted by Danish ambassador Marie-Louise Overvad.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Visit to Iceland: day 4

8 May 2008

09:00 - Visit to the genom research institute deCODE Genetics.


The official visit to Iceland concluded with a visit to the Danish Embassy at 10:20.


Monday, 15 August 2016

Visit to Iceland: day 3

7 May 2008

11:00 - Visit to the Grunnskóli Stykkishólms School.

Mary wore the trousers suit version of her Prada suit: http://maryfromthestart.blogspot.be/search/label/cheq%20suit1


One of the pupils asked Frederik if he ever had any gay tendencies. It took a few seconds for the question to sink in.


When the question was repeated and translated Mary and Frederik had to laugh. Frederik answered: "Probably not. Not that I know of."



11:45 - Visit to the Water Museum


12:10 - Visit to a local museum, located in a restored merchant house
13:05 - Sailing trip on a boat, with lunch onboard

Mary wore a new bonnet by Susanne Juul.









17:30 - Reception onboard the Danish patrol-frigate ship Vædderen in the Reykjavik harbour.

Sunday, 14 August 2016

Visit to Iceland: day 2

6 May 2008

09:00 - A presentation of Icelandic horses from Íshestar.



Mary and Frederik also went riding.







11:00 - Visit to geothermic power plant Nesjavellir.


Mary wore a new bonnet by Susanne Juul.




11:50 - Stroll through the town Almannagjá to the PM's summer residence.

12:30 - Lunch with Prime Minister Geir H. Haarde and his wife Inga Jóna Þórðardóttir.

14:30 - Visit to the Gullfoss Waterfall











15:10 - Stroll to the restored royal stones at Geyser.


16:55 - Visit to the old trading house ”Húsið”.