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Princess Marie attends working meeting with AIDS-Fondet as Patron

This morning, Princess Marie attended a working meeting with AIDS-Fondet as Patron. Read more below.

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Princess Marie attends events for World AIDS Day as Patron of the AIDS Fondation

Today, Princess Marie undertook events in Copenhagen in honor of World AIDS Day as Patron of the AIDS Fondation. Read more below.

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2018 Recap: Princess Marie and her main Patronages

As part of our 2018 Recap, let’s take a look at Princess Marie’s events for her main Patronages this year. Just click on the date to read each post about each event.

AIDS-Fondet:

Compared to last year’s 4 events related to the Fondation she attended in 2017, Princess Marie only attended one event this year, the ceremony on World AIDS Day commemorating those who lost their lives to AIDS on December 1st.

Folkekirkens Noedjhaelp:

On April 4th, Folkekirkens Noedjhaelp released a video of their Patron Princess Marie talking about their campaign against landmines.

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On December 4th, Princess Marie attended the organization’s Christmas reception.

Landsforeningen Autisme:

On April 23rd, Princess Marie attended the SIKON Conference hosted by the Danish Association for Autism.

On May 7th, Princess Marie visited Katrinebjergskole which is a model school for the Danish NEST program. The NEST program is established in New York and is based on the idea that children are more alike than different.

On June 22nd, Princess Marie visited two projects sponsored by the Danish Association for Autism.

On November 8th, Princess Marie attended the Scottish Autism 50th Anniversary Conference and the following dinner. This was one of my favorite posts to write this year!

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Fight against food waste:

On April 10th, Princess Marie attended the launch of new teaching material to fight against food waste. She also took part in the launching video.

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On August 9th, Princess Marie opened the new Too Good To Go store.

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On August 24th, Princess Marie officially opened the Copenhagen Cooking & Food Festival of which she is Patron. The Festival was focusing on food waste this year.

On August 27th, Princess Marie gave an interview to Aftenshowet to speak about the fight against food waste.

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On August 30th, Princess Marie opened the Better Food for More People – World Food Summit 2018.

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On September 16th, Princess Marie visited FoedevareBanken (the Danish Food Bank) to learn how the organization fights against food waste.

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On November 13th, Princess Marie attended the Stop Wasting Food dinner. This dinner will become an annual tradition.

Danish Emergency Management Agency (DEMA):

Princess Marie is an honorary member of DEMA since 2011  and she works as a special project assistant since 2016 but she also attends public events for the organization.

On January 4th, Princess Marie met with Dutch experts to learn about their initiatives to prevent fires and flooding and protect the population.

On June 6th, Princess Marie attended a memorial ceremony to commemorate the 25th anniversary of an attack that took place in Maglaj, Bosnia-Herzegovina, killing two members of the Danish Emergency Management Agency and their local translator.

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On June 12th and 13th, Princess Marie was in Scotland with a DEMA delegation to meet with Scottish Fire & Rescue teams.

On September 1st, Princess Marie attended DEMA’s Disaster Recovery Day in Naevsted.

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On September 8th, Princess Marie attended Beredskabsforbundet’s national event.

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On October 26th, Princess Marie attended a Fire & Rescue team training exercise at Copenhagen Airport.

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Princess Marie attend remembrance ceremony for World AIDS Day

Today, Princess Marie, as Patron of AIDS-Fondet, attended an event in honor of World AIDS Day.

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Each year, candles are lit in honor of those who lost their lives because of HIV. This event was created in 1994 by the Positive Group. The Positive Group offers support for people infected by HIV.

As Patron, Marie also received a very special donation from MAC. MAC’s campaign Viva Glam Lipstick  raised 802000DKK (=$121,627) The campaign was created by the MAC Aids Fund in 1994: “Created in 1994, the passionate red VIVA GLAM Lipstick raised money and awareness for HIV/AIDS at a time when the pandemic was dramatically affecting fashion communities in particular as well as the wider world. Then and today, an unprecedented 100% of the purchase price of any VIVA GLAM product goes toward the M·A·C AIDS Fund “

Princess Marie is Patron of AIDS-Fondet since December 1st, 2012. She attends a number of events with AIDS-Fondet each year, including the annual AIDS-Fondet’s Christmas concert. However, she didn’t attend this year’s concert as she spent last weekend at Schackenborg Castle with Prince Joachim and their four children and family friends including Britt and Oskar Siesbye.



You can read the interview Princess Marie gave to Out & About on World Aids Day last year here.

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Princess Marie wore a new Baum und Pferdgarten coat (with thanks to Cecile). The ‘Damara’ coat “features a double-breasted silhouette with notched lapels and front flap pockets.”

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It comes from the Resort 2019 collection.

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Princess Marie debuted new trousers and after looking for them for several hours, I believe they are from Peserico, Marie’s new favorite Italian brand! They are the Tailored Cropped trousers with silk inserts and they are sold out.

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Princess Marie paired the outfit with a black turtleneck and the ufo boots she debuted at the DEMA event in October. She also wore them on November 11th in France. So far, I haven’t manage to find them.

We’ll next see Marie on Tuesday when she’ll attend DanChuchAid’s Christmas festivities as Patron.

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Princess Marie attends World AIDS Day event

Today, Princess Marie ,as Patron of AIDS-Fondet, attended an event in honor of World AIDS Day.
Princess Marie is Patron of AIDS-Fondet since December 1st, 2012. She is very involved in the cause and she attended AIDS-Fondet’s Christmas concert last week.

Marie brought her children, Prince Henrik and Princess Athena, with her. She had also brought them the last time she attended the event in 2014 (with Prince Nikolai and Prince Felix).
Each year, candles are lit in honor of those who lost their lives because of HIV. This event was created in 1994 by the Positive Group. The Positive Group offers support for people infected by HIV.

In honor of World AIDS Day, Marie gave an interview to Out & About, a Danish LGBTQ magazine, you can read the translation I made here.

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Princess Marie wore a new black double breasted coat with a red turtleneck top and black pants.
I don’t have enough photos to be sure but I believe she also wore her Sergio Rossi black suede ankle boots and her Christine Hvelplund earrings.

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