CHALLENGING in twelve days UNDER SAILS twice the dangerous DRAKE PASSAGE from CAPE HORN to ANTARCTICA and back to ESTABLISH a PEACEFUL INTERNATIONAL DIALOGUE about the importance of PRESERVING the fragile ANTARCTIC ECOSYSTEM and to COMMEMORATE and DISSEMINATE the fascinating HISTORY of the ANTARCTIC EXPLORERS
The Hague, 7 December 2018 – An exciting part of The Netherlands’ 2018 Polar Symposium has been the ceremonial presentation of the Antarctic Blanc expedition flag to the Arctic Ambassador of The Netherlands, Ms. Carola Van Rijnsoever by a delegation of the Global Offshore Sailing. This special occasion recognized the commitment of The Netherlands in preserving […]
CORRESPONDENCE from the ÉLYSÉE PALACE. “We are grateful to the French president Emmanuel Macron, who has honoured the ecological and diplomatic commitment of Expedition Antarctic Blanc with this letter. It also underlines France’s strong commitment to a global sustainability agenda.” says Expedition Leader Jochen Werne. “We look forward to the presentation of the flag representing the […]
Gemeinsam #ZUKUNFT aktiv gestalten. Dank des großen Engagements von Hilde Nagler, Initiatorin der #Kinderakademie Bodensee des Vereins Schweizer Kinder gingen gestern im großartigen Dornier Museum , 50 Viertklässler der Region #Friedrichshafen mit der #Expedition Antarctic Blanc, auf eine virtuelle Reise zu Pinguinen 🐧 & Walen 🐳 in die #Antarktis . “Es war faszinierend miterleben zu […]
It has been an a pleasure presenting Expedition Antarctic Blanc to the esteemed members of the Rotary International Club Pullach-Isartal & to discuss about the UN Environment #CleanSeas Initiative, the creation of international #diplomatic relations & #youth promotion. www.AntarcticBlanc.xn--com-zq0a #Rotary #socialimpact #environment #Antarctic #Pullach Thank you to Lutz Knop and the members of Rotary for […]
Hot off the press: Expedition @AntarcticBlanc : navigatore italiano consegna la bandiera della spedizione filantropica al Principe Alberto di #Monaco Read full article: http://www.meteoweb.eu/2018/07/antarctic-blanc-navigatore-italiano-consegna-la-bandiera-della-spedizione-filantropica-al-principe-alberto-monaco/1120776/#lfachpacHgDT1e58.99 http://www.
Greatly inspired by the engagement of His Serene Highness Albert II, Sovereign Prince of #Monaco for our #oceans & our planets #environment & grateful for his support in Expedition @AntarcticBlanc we presented to him with pride, the flag, which represented the Principality in the international ceremony of 19 nations in #Antarctica / “The expedition’s achievements […]
“It’s an enormous gratification to experience the great personal engagement of states leaders like HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco with regards to our oceans – The team and supporters of Expedition Antarctic Blanc are honoured to present the expedition flag to His Serene Highness on Tuesday at the Yacht Club de Monaco. We will […]
Christopher Griebel from Munich Television (München TV) in a post expedition interview with Hans Axtne, Wolfgang Händel, Götz Credé and Jochen Werne about the outcome of Expedition Antarctic Blanc https://www.muenchen.tv/mediathek/video/antarctic-blanc/
TV Channel MONACO INFO reports about Expedition Antarctic Blanc and the engagement of the Principality and the Yacht Club de Monaco for important topics for the society and the environment.
German local newspaper Südkurier reports about the goals and succesful outcome of Expedition Antarctic Blanc. We are grateful to Südkurier and to Hildegard Nagler for creating awareness to these important topics Jochen Werne Südkurier