Monaco Better World Forum – 2018

On the 21st and 22nd of September, the 3rd edition of Monaco Better Word Forum took place under the High Patronage of H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco.

21st September : The Monaco Better World Forum opened its doors at the Cinéma des Beaux-Arts in Monaco, screening the films and documentaries of the Laureates 2018.
The day ended with a diverse and festive dinner at the Fairmont Monte Carlo on the occasion of the International Day of Peace, that in itself was highly symbolic of the theme of the MBWF, world peace.

22nd September: The Laureate screenings took place all day at the Cinéma des Beaux-Arts in Monaco. That evening and in the presence of H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco, the Award Ceremony of the Colombes d’Or was presented by television host Gerard Holtz at a sumptuous Gala night at The Yacht Club attended by supporters from all over the world.

The 3rd edition of the Monaco World Forum was by all accounts a success and an inspiration to all involved.
Thanks to all of you. We look forward to the next edition of 2019.

Photos credits: Axel Bastello/Palais Princier; Stéphane Gendre; David Nivière; Claudia Albuquerque

Cannes Film Festival 


Charity Gala dinner on May 13, 2018 at the Majestic Barrière Hotel in partnership with Wheeling around the World

An official ceremony took place during the Gala Ciné Arts, during which the partners of the Monaco Better World Forum,  awarded for the first time in Cannes a Medal of Peace to several personalities.

Renowned RnB singer and producer Akon received a Commemorative Peace Medal for his many philanthropic initiatives. In addition, some ambassadors of the Monaco Better World Forum were awarded International medals of Sports for Peace : the athletes Marlène Harnois who is a Peace Ambassador, Peace and Sport Monaco, President of the Caravan of Peace, under the High Patronage of H.S.H Prince Albert II; Jean-Baptiste Alaize, a Paralympic champion athlete, survivor of the Rwandan genocide and Samir Aït Saïd, Olympic champion in gymnastics, seriously injured at the Olympics.

A unique concert took place on this occasion: Imagination and Toto.
The DJ Kid Noize was ripping down the turntables throughout the evening.