On 27th August, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito attended IASDR 2013, the 5th International Congress of International Association of Societies of Design Research.
Monthly Archives: August 2013
On 19th August, HIH Princess Tsuguko of Takamadonomiya departed from Narita International Airport to Sri Lanka.
HIH Princess Tsuguko stayed in Sri Lanka till 23rd August in response to an invitation extended to the Princess by HE President Mahinda Rajapaksa and the First Lady Madam Shiranthi Rajapaksa during their visit to Japan in March this year.
On 7th August, HIM Empress Michiko as the honorary president of Japanese Red Cross Society, HIH Princess Kiko of Akishinonomiya, HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachinomiya and HIH Princess Hisako of Takamadonomiya as the honorary vice presidents of Japanese Red Cross Society attended the 44th Award Ceremony of Florence Nightingale Medal held at Tokyo Prince Hotel.
HIM Empress Michiko put the medals on Ms Setsuko Hisatsune and Ms Aiko Kim.
On 6th August, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito and HIH Crown Princess attended the waorkshop of OECD Tohoku School held in Tokyo.
On 5th-6th August, HIH Prince Masahito (the brother of HIM Emperor Akihito) and HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachinomiya visited Iwate prefecture. Iwate prefecture is heavily affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake occurred on 11th March 2011.
They visited the council house for affected people and saw some revival situation of Iwate.