Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health - 2020

Organised by the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health, dedicated this year to the Ocean, the Earth and Mankind, will take place on Thursday 24 September on the terraces of the Monte-Carlo Opera House, with international music icon Sting as guest of honour
Sting
. After Leonardo Di Caprio, Orlando Bloom and Robert Redford, the 17-time GRAMMY Award-winning artist will be honoured this year for his deep commitment to the preservation of the planet and indigenous communities. At this time of global health crisis, the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation is delighted with the partnership established this year with the Monegasque and International Red Cross, within the framework of the Gala, which will enable the Foundation to support some of their field projects.

Sting récompensé par Albert II de Monaco pour son profond engagement en faveur de la préservation de la Planète
Piotr Drabik from Poland / CC BY
(https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)

The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation and its partners, the Yacht Club of Monaco, the Société des Bains de Mer, the Oceanographic Institute, the Monaco Yacht Show, the New National Museum of Monaco and the Monaco Private Label have joined forces for the Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health to put human health and the health of the planet at the heart of the discussions This is a clear desire to support the attractiveness of the Principality, its hotel business and its economy, which have been affected by the pandemic, at a time when the Monaco Yacht Show usually takes place at the end of September, by complying with the Government of Monaco’s health standards. The health of the participants is the first priority.

Today, we know the immense opportunities offered by the ocean, provided we are able to protect it efficiently and manage it in a sustainable manner

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco
UN Conference on SGD 14, New York City, June 8th 2017

the 2019 Edition in pictures...

a week of events for the Planet

Monaco has been involved in ocean issues for several years.

Learn more about the Planetary Health Week commitments.

From 21 to 27 September, a week of exclusive, tailor-made events

The Monte-Carlo Gala will thus be the focal point of a week of exclusive events organised in strict compliance with the health measures in force to ensure the safety of participants.

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