Queen Máxima to attend Opening Ceremony at OYW2018

October 9, 2018 8:57 pm

Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands will officially open the One Young World 2018 Summit in The Hague this month.

Queen Máxima will attend the Summit’s Opening Ceremony in the garden of the Peace Palace on Wednesday 17 October. This year’s summit will bring together over 1,800 young leaders from around the world to debate and work on innovative solutions to global problems.

Queen Máxima has served as the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA) since 2009. She has also acted as honorary patron for the G20’s Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion since 2011. She will address delegates and give an opening statement during the ceremony.