“Portuguese Tea” served in Belém
Mrs. Cavaco Silva held a reception, in the Palace of Belém, with the presence of the Ambassadresses from European and North American countries diplomatically represented in Portugal, the first of several such events with the spouses of ambassadors from other regions of the world.
Calouste Gulbenkian Museum
Mrs. Cavaco Silva accompanied the Queen of Spain, D. Letizia, on a visit to the exhibition “Shared History, Treasures of Spain’s Royal Palaces”, on view in the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, in Lisbon.
Visit to the Casa dos Marcos
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended, with the Queen of Spain, D. Letizia, the closure of the II Iberian American Meeting on Rare Diseases, which was held in Moita, Setúbal, bringing together representative leaders of the ALIBER Member Countries, the alliance of the associations that are dedicated to this theme in both regions.
Audience in Belém
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended the opening of the Exhibition “Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva: 20 Years”, open to the public in the Museum Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva, in Lisbon.
Kim Sawyer received in Belém
Mrs. Cavaco Silva received, in audience, the Ambassador of the United States of America, Kim Sawyer.
125 years dedicated to vision
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended the celebratory ceremonies of the 125th Anniversary of Doctor Gama Pinto Ophthalmic Institute, which were held in the Sousa Aguiar Auditorium, Lisbon.
Award for author Orhan Pamuk
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended, in the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation the award session of the Helena Vaz da Silva European Prize for the Dissemination of Cultural Heritage, this year attributed to Turkish author Orhan Pamuk.
Portuguese Oncology Institute
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended, in the Portuguese Oncology Institute, in Lisbon, the award ceremony of nurses’ uniforms to 70 new volunteers of the Portuguese Anti-Cancer League.
Visits in Guimarães
On the occasion of the X Informal Meeting of the Arraiolos Group Heads of State, which was held in Tibães, Mrs. Cavaco Silva accompanied the Presidents’ spouses on visits in the city of Guimarães.