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Plastic pollution no more – Nordic report suggests tools and ways forward

NordenBladet – Today the Nordic Council of Ministers for the Environment and Climate are publishing a new report on possible approaches to a new global agreement to prevent plastic pollution. Join the virtual launch that brings together leaders from across

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Norway: King Harald speaks out on the future of the Norwegian monarch

NordenBladet – In a new book about King Harald which will be published in Norway this autumn, the King talks about his views on the future of the Norwegian monarchy and the relationship he has with his own son, the

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Denmark: Four new official images mark Prince Christian’s 15th birthday + A look at Denmark’s future king

NordenBladet – The Danish Royal House has released four new official images to mark Prince Christian’s 15th birthday. The photos were taken by Franne Voigt who has taken many images of the family over the years. The Prince bears a

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Denmark: Crown Princess Mary speaks at Copenhagen Fashion Summit + VIDEO!

NordenBladet – Crown Princess Mary participated in the Copenhagen Fashion Summit’s virtual conference earlier this week, appearing in a video on the opening day to discuss sustainability in fashion. Due to the pandemic, the organisers behind the Copenhagen Fashion Summit

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Norway: Crown Prince Haakon attends special service in Nidaros Cathedral

NordenBladet – Crown Prince Haakon was present as the Church of Norway marked the appointment of a new president in the Episcopal Conference, a new church meeting and a new church council with a special service in the Nidaros Cathedral.

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Denmark: Princess Benedikte honours fallen resistance fighters

NordenBladet – Princess Benedikte of Denmark and Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg has attended a ceremony commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Denmark and honouring the fallen members of the Danish resistance. The event in Spentrup should have happened in May, but

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Sweden: Schedule for royal visits around Sweden released

NordenBladet – Sweden’s Royal Court has released the schedule for the nine royal visits through the country that will take place this autumn. The family is touring Sweden to visit with those affected by COVID-19, promote tourism and draw attention

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Norway: Queen Sonja hands over the “Queen Sonja Print Award”

NordenBladet – Irish-Canadian artist, Ciara Phillips, is this year’s recipient of the world’s leading graphics prize, “Queen Sonja Print Award”. Queen Sonja presented the award to the winner in a small ceremony at the Royal Palace on October 7th 2020.

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Denmark: Crown Princess Mary attends virtual UN Girls’ Day celebration

NordenBladet – Crown Princess Mary participated in a virtual event to celebrate the United Nations’ Girls Day, joining a Danish women’s charity to discuss how COVID-19 has impacted girls’ rights in countries like Uganda and Ethiopia. The Crown Princess was

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Norway: Crown Prince Haakon opens Norwegian parliament

NordenBladet – Today is a historic day for the Norwegian people. For the first time in 30 years, the solemn and traditional opening of the Norwegian Parliament has been made by a crown prince and not the king of the

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Denmark: Princess Marie wins “Stræberen 2020” award for her campaign against food waste

NordenBladet – Denmark’s Princess Marie has won an award for her campaign against food waste. The Princess received the “Stræberen 2020” award on 29 September from the De Samvirkende Købmænd organisation. The award is given to someone who has excelled

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Sweden: Crown Princess Victoria supports the Swedish Cancer Society’s Pink Ribbon Campaign

NordenBladet – For the twelfth year in a row, Crown Princess Victoria has been named the patron of the Pink Ribbon Campaign (Rosa Bandet-kampanj) organised by the Swedish Cancer Society. To launch the campaign, the Crown Princess was pictured wearing

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Norway: King Harald and Crown Prince Haakon inspect the Norwegian Royal Yacht

NordenBladet – King Harald, accompanied by his son Crown Prince Haakon, announced the end of this year’s season for the Norwegian Royal Yacht “KS Norge”. This year, the ship has not been used as much in official contexts, due to

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Denmark: Prince Joachim promoted to Brigadier General

NordenBladet – Prince Joachim of Denmark has been promoted to the military rank of Brigadier General. The event happened in a small ceremony in the Royal Danish Embassy in Paris on September 21st 2020. It was Ambassador Michael Starbæk Christensen

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Norway: Princess Martha Louise and boyfriend Shaman Durek reunited after six months apart

NordenBladet – For Princess Martha Louise’s birthday, her boyfriend Shaman Durek has made a surprise visit to Norway. The couple has been separated due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and has not been able to meet for the last six

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Norway: Norway’s Crown Prince and Princess visit Florø and Stavanger

NordenBladet – With events on Wednesday and Thursday this week, Crown Prince Haakon has concluded his tour of southern Norway to learn more about how the coronavirus pandemic has affected Norway.The Crown Prince’s goal is to learn more about how

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