Albania: official visit by Prince Albert II
As part of an official visit to Tirana, Albania, H.S.H. Prince Albert II was received by the Albanian President, Illir Meta. The two Heads of State held discussions and then attended a working meeting in the presence of Gilles Tonelli, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, H.E. Bernard Fautrier, Vice-President of the Prince Albert II Foundation, and Richard Milanesio, Advisor to the Cabinet of H.S.H. the Prince. Following this meeting, a bilateral cooperation agreement was signed between the two countries and a financial partnership of EUR 45,000 was established for the benefit of the Agency for Marine Protected Areas (Agence Nationale des Aires Marines Protégées - AMP), represented by H.E. Bernard Fautrier.