Government of Greenland’s New Year's Reception in Copenhagen

The Premier Kim Kielsen held New Year's Reception at Greenland's Representation in Copenhagen on Thursday, January 11, 2018.

New Year's reception was two-fold. In the first, ambassadors, board members, ministers and others were included, while the second part was held for those called Greenland's friends.

The Premier Kim Kielsen presented his messages from his New Year speech to the guests and also had the following remarks:

”We must set our own agenda for our development as a people. Likewise we must ensure that the surrounding world is aware of our policy and priorities. Together we must adapt the world's interest in our region into results that will be to the benefit of our population”.

The Greenlandic choir Aavaat entertained at the reception.

Read the speach here.

Look at the pictures here.


For further information please contact head of information department Paornánguaq Kleist, e-mail or mobile +45 31 70 42 67.