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100th anniversary celebration: a national festival at Christiansborg and a gala show on DR TV
The 100th anniversary of the enfranchisement of women and servants under the Constitutional Act of 1915 will be celebrated on 5 June 2015. To mark the occasion, the Danish Parliament and the Danish Government invite the public to a national festival based at Christiansborg Palace Courtyard. The national celebration will begin at the Rigsdag Courtyard where Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II, the Government and Parliament will receive a procession arranged by the Danish Women's Society.
Speech by Mr Mogens Lykketoft in connection with the acts of terrorism in Copenhagen
Speech by Mr Mogens Lykketoft, Speaker, in the Danish Parliament on 17 February in connection with the acts of terrorism in Copenhagen, 14-15 February 2015
Reception for the diplomatic corps at the Danish Parliament
The Presidium of the Danish Parliament hosted a reception for the diplomatic corps on Tuesday 13 January. Parliamentary Speaker Mogens Lykketoft and Benin’s ambassador, Her Excellency Arlette Dagnon Vignikin, gave speeches.
Democracy, Sovereignty and Security in Europe
Keynote speech given by Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, Speaker of the Danish Parliament, at The European Conference of Presidents of Parliament (ECPP) in Oslo on 11 September.
The President of the European Parliament visited the Danish Parliament
Martin Schulz, the President of the European Parliament, paid a visit to the Speaker of the Danish Parliament, Mogens Lykketoft, on Tuesday 25 March 2014.
The Secretary-General of the United Nations visited the Danish Parliament
Ban Ki-moon, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, paid a visit to the Speaker of the Danish Parliament, Mogens Lykketoft, and the chairwoman of the Foreign Policy Committee, Mette Gjerskov (Social Democrats), on Tuesday 22 October 2013.
The opening of the Danish Parliament – step by step
Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II, a divine service and an opening address are all on the agenda when the Members of the Danish Parliament begin a new sessional year on Tuesday 1 October 2013.
The President of Vietnam visited the Danish Parliament
The President of Vietnam, H.E. Truong Tan Sang, met the members of the Presidium in the Conversation Room on 19 September during his official visit to Denmark from 18-20 September.
Mogens Lykketoft now a candidate for the presidency of the General Assembly of the United Nations
The Danish Government nominated the Speaker of the Danish Parliament, Mogens Lykketoft, as a candidate for the post of President of the General Assembly of the United Nations, 2015-16.
Mogens Lykketoft meets the Speaker of the House of Representatives of Morocco
During his official visit to Denmark from 20-23 February 2013, the Speaker of the House of Representatives of Morocco, Karim Ghellab, met the members of the Presidium of the Danish Parliament.