Press statement on the visit
HM the King to Åmli
His Majesty the King visits Åmli municipality on Tuesday 29 January 2013. During the visit the King meet children and young people in their own arenas.
King wants the visit to get a briefing on the project "Early Intervention for a good start" that is initiated by the County of Aust-Agder, Arendal and Åmli and municipalities. Background of the project has been living challenges that have been faced in the municipalities.
King's program will include meetings with children and adolescents Åmli school, as well as visits to local businesses that show potential for development in rural Norway is great.
- This is a great event for Åmli. We are proud that King Harald chooses to come to Åmli when His Majesty wants to focus on children and adolescents, says the County Djupedal. He adds that it's especially nice to welcome His Majesty welcomed the Åmli for the first time.