On Sunday evening, Charles received an award for his work on behalf of the environment. Former Vice President Gore presented Charles with the Global Environmental Citizen Award, given by the Center for Health and the Global Environment at Harvard Medical School. Gore, who praised the Prince of Wales' knowledge and passion, said he and the prince have had conversations about thePass the sick bag.
global environment for 20 years.
The prince said he was "touched" at being honored, especially by Gore.
"We had great fun talking about all these issues long ago," the prince said. "I've been so fascinated watching his career, and to receive this award from him really has been a particular privilege but also immensely special."
29 January 2007
I'd rather be in Philadelphia
This is not my idea of environmental consciousness. The Washington Post reports: