Crown Princess Mette-Marit in Geneva

  February 2, 2011 at 9:19 am by

Crown Princess Mette-Marit paid a two day visit to Geneva. There she attended several meetings with humanitarian organisations. The meetings mainly focus on HIV/AIDS. The Crown Princess has supported the fight against HIV/Aids as a Special Representative for UNAIDS since April 2006.

Click at the image to read an article at the homepage of UNAIDS

During the first day of her visit the Crown Princess attended a presentation on the ICRC and its humanitarian efforts. Afterwards she had a guided tour at the ICRC museum.

Mette-Marit also met with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees to focus on global trends in the field of refugee protection and migration. During a meeting with the Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria discussions focussed on the vision of a new Aids-free generation.

During the second day Mette-Marit visited the new headquarters of UNAIDS in Geneva.

You can read more about Mette-Marit’s visit to Geneva here.

A thread about the CP couple’s fight against HIV/Aids can ve found here.

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