H.S.H. Princess Charlene

H.S.H. Princess Charlene in Tbilisi

H.S.H. Princess Charlene visited Tbilisi, Georgia, as part of Her Foundation’s activities on 7 and 8 October.

On Wednesday, 7 October, Princess Charlene visited the Olympic Village in the capital and its sports facilities in the presence of Mr. Mikheil Chkhenkeli, Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Mrs. Isabelle Bonnal, Director of National Education, Youth and Sport and several Georgian authorities.  

On this occasion, H.S.H. Princess Charlene offered a bus to the Rugby Club Tbilisi team and handed over the keys to its Founding President Mr. Gia Kublashvili. 

This bus will provide logistical support to the club on their travels. The young players of the Rugby School will participate in the 10th edition of the Sainte Dévote Tournament in Monaco in 2021.

This Olympic Village hosted, in 2015, the 13th European Summer Youth Olympic Festival bringing together more than 3,500 athletes from 50 countries, including 5 Monegasque athletes.   
This complex is now available to national rugby, water polo and gymnastics teams for their daily training.  

After meeting and interacting with Paralympic athletes (fencing and volleyball), Princess Charlene visited the Ai Ia Foundation, a rehabilitation center for children with hearing loss.

On Thursday, October 8, H.S.H. Princess Charlene was invited to the Presidential Palace of Georgia for a lunch with H.E. Mrs. Salome Zourabichvili, President of Georgia. They were able to discuss topics such as education, sport and culture and also talk about future projects between the two countries.