His Excellency Sir Iakoba Taeia Italeli CMT, GCMG is the former Governor-General of Tuvalu. He is the Knight Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George. The Governor-General of Tuvalu is the representative of the Tuvaluan monarch (currently Queen Elizabeth II) and performs the duties of the Queen in her absence.
Sir Iakoba T. Italeli
His Majesty Kiingi Tuheitia Pootatau
Te Wherowhero VII
His Majesty Kiingi Tuheitia Pootatau Te Wherowhero VII, the current Maaori King in New Zealand. His Majesty’s priority is the establishment of peace and unity among the Maaori people, preservation of original New Zealand nature and heritage and the restoration of mana Maaori motuhake (Maaori self-determination and governance).
King Simeon II of the Bulgarians
His Majesty King Simeon II. served as the last reigning Tsar of Bulgaria from 1943 to 1946. In 2017, His Majesty supported the project of restoration of the Statue of St. John of Nepomuk in Divina (Slovakia). He did so especially in memory of his grandfather, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria, who in the words of Simeon himself “loved Slovakia very much” (© Photo: Vassil Karkelanov).
Her Majesty Empress Farah Pahlavi, Shahbanou of Iran
Her Majesty Empress Farah Pahlavi, Shahbanou of Iran, is a strong advocate of peace, coexistence and freedom. She deeply cares about the protection and preservation of nature.
His Eminence Soane Patita Paini Cardinal Mafi, Bishop of Tonga
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Mgr. Dagmar Havlová Veškrnová, former First Lady of Czechia
Former First Lady of the Czech Republic, actress and founder of the VIZE 97 Foundation. Madam Havlová is also the Patron of the project for the Czech Republic.