H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands is being awarded the Deutsche Mediaprize 2014 (German Medienpreis), for which the actual ceremony will take place in Baden-Baden next Friday 21st March.
The awarding commitee feels that she deserves this very important German prize for her work, since 2009, to promote inclusive finance, commonly known as micro-credit.
The people who were given this award before her are:
Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton, Gerhard Schröder, Rudolph Giuliani, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Queen Rania of Jordan, Kofi Annan, Hillary Clinton, Bono, King Juan Carlos of Spain, Andre Agassi & Steffi Graf, His Holyness the Dalai Lama, German Chancelor Angela Merkel, Sir Richard Branson & George Clooney.
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