Prince Akishino & Princess Kiko: Current Events part 1
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"His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino has agreed to act as the Honorary President of the 2005 Children's World Summit for the Environment from April 1, 2005. "
Quote from the following website http://www.children-summit.jp/eng_g/news.html
Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko, their first daughter Princess Mako inspects Aichi Expo 2005.
They went to at the Southeast Asiain pavilion (Pakistan, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Laos, Indonesia, Thailand and Cambodia).
Prince Akishino family inspects Aichi Expo 2005 till on the 12 August.
(from YOMIURI news)
Prince and Princess Akishino inspected the Argentina pavilion,
the Mongolian pavilion, and the Bhutan pavilion in Aichi Expo 2005.
Princess Mako and Kako participated in the "kids ecology-tour."
From the afternoon, the South Pacific pavilion, the Vietnam pavilion,
the Australia pavilion, the Nepal pavilion,the India pavilion,
and the Nature (/the Nature of woods) pavilion were inspected with the family.
(from Aichi Expo official website)
#1:Japanese Prince Akishino (3rd R) and Princess Kiko (R) release one of five artificially bred white storks during a ceremony at a park in Toyooka city, Hyogo prefecture, 24 September 2005. Five artificially bred white storks flew into open skies from a Japanese park 24 September as part of a half-century effort to protect and return the endangered species to the wild. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
#2: AAP image
#3: Photo of the couple on the same day at another event from Kobe News
#4-9: Yomiuri news
#4-6: Oct. 24
#7-9: Oct. 23
#10: Getty images