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Danish Ambassador  Peter Taksøe-Jensen Visits Seattle's Danish Community

Submitted by Seth Sherwood on November 26, 2013 - 12:35pm

H.E. Peter Taksøe-Jensen, Danish Ambassador Extraordinary to the US, visited Seattle on Saturday November, 23.

Following a presentation at Seattle City Hall about the Climate Collaboration between Denmark and Washington State, the Ambassador and his wife, Gitte Taksøe-Jensen, were the guests of honor at the 37th Annual Dinner of The Danes Soccer Club held at the Northwest Danish Association, Seattle, and spent Happy Hour speaking with local Danes, Danish soccer fans, and the Danish faculty from University of Washington, Department of Scandinavian Studies.

Pictured here (from left to right): Gitte Taksøe-Jensen, Professor Marianne Stecher, Ambassador Taksøe-Jensen, Marit and Tage Christiansen of The Danes Soccer Club.