The Prince of Wales has co-authored a new Ladybird Expert book on climate change which was published on Thursday 26th January 2017. The book, co-written with Dr Tony Juniper, special Adviser to The Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit and Dr Emily Shuckburgh, Deputy-Head of Polar Oceans at the British Antarctic Survey, is one of three books being published this week in a new series of Ladybird Expert titles.
Highgrove Enterprises has supported The Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) apprenticeship programme. QEST will use the grant awarded by The Prince of Wales's Charitable Foundation to support Giovanni Colapietro who will become the Highgrove Enterprises QEST Apprentice. Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, Giovanni will learn about horticultural management related to maintaining organic farms and gardens.
Turquoise Mountain are exhibiting at the Smithsonian Gallery. The exhibition, Artists Transforming Afghanistan, is a unique exhibition telling the story of Afghanistan's contemporary artistic culture through the voices of Afghan artisans leading its revival. Artisans from Murad Khani are bringing the exhibition to life by demonstrating their art, sharing their experiences, and allowing visitors to encounter Afghanistan’s art and culture first-hand.
In Kind Direct has won the silver award for the 'Best Management of a Programme' in conjunction with product donor Amazon.co.uk at the 2016 Corporate Engagement Awards.In Kind Direct is one of The Prince’s Charities. Its purpose is to inspire product giving for social good by re-distributing usable products donated by some of the UK’s best known manufacturers and retailers to charities working in the UK and abroad.
Launched by The Prince of Wales on 2 June 2015 and based in Viscri, central Romania, 'The Prince of Wales's Foundation Romania' (Fundatia Printul de Wales), PWFR, is an educational charity which supports architectural heritage preservation, farming and sustainable development in Romania. The main goal of the charity is to bring skills and knowledge to rural communities to support local people and help them to become employable.
On Tuesday 8th March Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited The Prince's Trust centre in Kennington to meet young people whose lives have been changed as part of our 40th anniversary celebrations. The Queen and The Prince also saw the work of their Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) initiatives.
Famous faces and City high fliers came together with HRH The Prince of Wales at The Prince's Trust annual Invest in Futures gala dinner on the 4th February raising £2 million to help them continue transforming young lives.
On the 2nd February Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall attended The British Asian Trust's 3rd annual gala dinner at the Natural History Museum.
Launched in Malta at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has launched Prince’s Trust International, the global extension of the UK’s leading youth charity in Malta. The Prince joined Her Excellency Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, The President of Malta at a special reception at the Palace of the Grandmaster, Valletta during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.
People’s Postcode Lottery has announced an award of £525,000 from the players to The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation (PWCF). Money from the players of People’s Postcode Lottery will be used specifically to create more opportunities for young people affected by homelessness, unemployment and deprivation to gain the practical skills and self-confidence to achieve their goals.