Government of the Principality of Monaco

02/08/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 02/08/2019 09:25

Monaco’s Permanent Representation to the European Union - Director of the Prince’s Palace Archives and Library gives presentation to European Parliament

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On Wednesday 6 February 2019, at the joint invitation of MEP Juan Ferrando Lopez-Aguilar and
H.E. Ms Sophie Thevenoux, Ambassador and Head of Monaco's Permanent Representation to the European Union, representatives from European institutions and the diplomatic corps in Brussels attended a presentation delivered by Mr Thomas Fouilleron, Director of the Prince's Palace Archives and Library, entitled 'Building sovereignty: Monaco in European history (from the 13th to the 21st century)'.

Mr Fouilleron talked about the milestones in Monaco's journey to becoming a sovereign state on the international stage, giving his audience a better insight into the particular features that characterise the Principality and its institutions.

Around fifty guests attended the event, which was followed by a cocktail reception hosted by Monaco's Permanent Representation to the European Union.