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Since the 2018 edition of La Nuit des Etoiles, Crown Premium Event is collaborating with the “Grandes Conferences Catholiques” which since 1931 invites as speakers important personalities such as  politicians, economists, royals, religious leaders who have influenced our era.
 
“All currents of opinion have access to this grandstand. Along the years, we could listen speeches dedicated to religious and philosophical topics, the evolution of sciences, economy, arts and literature or even political currents. So many men and women who have make their stand in our time, in their own ways and in their own specialty of expertise.
 
The tribune of the Grandes Conferences Catholiques impassions an open mind, curiosity and freedom of speech. In the era of mondialisation, it allows to feed a public eager to acquire knowledge and understanding, in a framework that respect different opinions.
 
Source : Les Grandes Conférences Catholiques
 
 
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2018 Edition.
 
Guest of honnour : HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco
Title : Air, land and sea : the vital stakes of this century.
Place : salle « Henry Le Bœuf » - Palais des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles 
Speakers : HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco
                  Jean-Pascal van Ypersele 
                  Olivier De Schutter 
 

The commitment of HRH Prince Albert II of Monaco for the protection of environment and sustainable development is profound and has been his long time interest. His commitment reflects the aim of the foundation he has created. For the last conference of this season, the Sovereign Prince of Monaco has accepted to share with us his personal Investment supporting the aims of his foundation: the acknowledgement of a communal global environmental deficit which requires immediate and concrete actions in response to three major environmental stakes: climate change, biodiversity and water.

On this occasion, the Prince of Monaco will speak jointly with Professor Jean-Pascal Van Ypersele from UCL, and Professor Olivier De Schutter.
Professor Jean Pascal Van Ypersele is a member of the Royal academy of Belgium and formar GIEC vice President when this institution has received the Peace Nobel prize. Professor Olivier De Schutter from UCL is a member of the UN committee for economic, social and cultural rights, and a former UN special expert for food rights.

For this three speakers conference, The Prince of Monaco has chosen the title: “Air, Land and sea: the vital stakes of this century”.
This title underlines how much the Prince of Monaco is dedicating himself for the protection of the oceans, Jean-Pascal van Ypersele is campaigning for climate change and Olivier De Schutter is in favour of sustainable agriculture and food reforms.

 

Source : Les Grandes Conférences Catholiques
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