Crown Princess Mette - Marit met an excited seven year old boy when she visited the conference "Climate for Innovation ? " In Asker Wedensday. Where did she hear about his project which has received an award in an international competition .
The Crown Princess has a broad national and international engagement , and one of her focus areas are innovation and architecture. It was one of the reasons that Mette - Marit attended the FutureBuilt conference , " Climate for Innovation ? " In her own home town Asker Wednesday. FutureBuilt want to show that it is possible to develop carbon-neutral urban and architecture with high quality.
At the conference, the Crown Princess also met seven -year-old Nilas and his father Jens Jensen , who was third in the international ideas competition " Get a bike . Break free ! " The proposal was " Bicycle playing . " Nilas ' project will give children and young bike skills and a thrilling play .
The Asker and Oslo are now trying to get bike playgrounds for children and young people. The aim of the competition was to make the Oslo region to one of Europe's best cycling regions.
Nilas met the Crown Princess with fearful joy , but willing to explain the project to an interested Crown Princess . He does not deny that it was also nice with a day off from school to meet the Crown Princess and to present his project.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today