Patron

Since 2008, His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands is the royal patron of the World Press Photo foundation.

Prince Constantijn is the youngest son of Princess Beatrix and a brother of King Willem-Alexander. Below, you'll find written versions of the Awards Ceremony speeches given by HRH Prince Constantijn:

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2014 to Mads Nissen

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2013 award to John Stanmeyer

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2012 award to Paul Hansen

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2010 award to Jodi Bieber

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2009 award to Pietro Masturzo

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2008 award to Anthony Suau

Presenting the World Press Photo of the Year 2007 award to Tim Hetherington