Life is gradually resuming its course since the death of Queen Elizabeth II. His funeral celebrated on September 19 marked the last official day of the period of mourning begun by the United Kingdom since the disappearance of the 96-year-old Sovereign. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have returned to the United States with their children, Archie, 3, and Lilibet, 1. But if Prince William was also to set foot on American territory, he unfortunately could not honor this trip.
The Prince of Wales was expected in New York this Wednesday, September 21 for the launch of the Earthshot Prize summit rewarding pioneers in environmental protection. A major challenge dear to the heart of Prince William, as it was for his late grandmother: “Despite the sad circumstances that prevent me from being with you today, I wanted to save this message to all of you.gathered in New York for the Earthshot Prize Summit for Innovationhe began, not without emotion. […] Protecting the environment was a cause also dear to my grandmother’s heart and I’m sure she would have been delighted to hear about this event and to see so much enthusiasm around it.“