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Stories of talents from Monaco

It’s clear that the Principality of Monaco is a different kind of state because of its government, history, location and size. But it’s also a modern influential country, responsible and open to the world.

Watch these stories about three Monegasque talents to discover how Monaco’s unique aspects are useful for Europe :

Which nation shares it expertise in new energy technology with Europe?

Venturi, based in the Principality of Monaco, has developed an engine that could revolutionize the use of electricity in transport. But before that happens, the engine will face its most crucial test on the salt lakes of Bonneville in Utah, USA: beating the world speed record.

Which nation shares its prima ballerina with all Europeans?

Come behind the scenes of a performance of Romeo and Juliet in São Paulo by the renowned Monte-Carlo Ballet company. Experience the story of knowledge being passed on from Bernice Coppieters, outstanding prima ballerina, to 19 year old dancing hopeful, Yi Sun; under the expert gaze of head choreographer, Jean-Christophe Maillot.

Which nation contributes its medical expertise to European humanitarian aid?

Aminata Keita lives in Bamako, in the Republic of Mali. Only 12 years old, she suffers from cardiomyopathy, a rare disease requiring open heart surgery. Unfortunately, this kind of operation is not possible in her country. Tomorrow, Aminata takes off for the Cardio thoracic Center of Monaco.

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