Sunday, February 22, 2009

Nicolas and Carla, winter holidays in Megève

Nicolas, Carla and their youngest children, Louis and Aurelien, went skiing together to Megève. The family is staying at Fermes de Marie.


Carla to travel to Congo

Carla will travel to Congo in her UNAIDS role against tuberculosis, malaria and AIDS. It has been announced that she will visit Kinshasa with Nicolas in March.

Carla in the top 10 of 2008

Carla was the celebrity number 10 of the 2008 ranking according to Hello Magazine. Just before her were Barack Obama, Brangelina, Madonna, Princes Harry and William, Michelle Obama, Rania of Jordan and David Beckham.

Carla at fashion dinner for Aids

Carla Bruni-Sarkozy looked this great at the Fashion Dinner for Aids at the Pavillon d'Armenonville on January 28, 2009 in Paris. Carla wore a deep blue YSL dress.

Also present was Dita Von Teese, friend of Carla and supermodel Laeticia Casta, actress Milla Jovovich, Vanessa Paradis, Mischa Barton and the couple Diane Kruger and Joshua Jackson.

Enjoy the pictures here!
The other guests appart from the dashing First Lady!

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Carla visits Burkina Faso

Carla started on Wednesday her trip to Burkina Faso in what it is her first trip as a goodwill ambassador for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Carla was in the country for only 24 hours and attended a meeting in Ouagadougou and also met women and children with HIV at the Pissy medical center.

"What I would like to do working with the Global Fund is to communicate directly with mothers and their children," the 41-year-old declared at the end of last year. "We have to find a way to talk to them and that's why it is important to be on the ground."

Pictures in Ouagadougou
Hello Magazine article

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Official visit to Burkina Faso

Carla will begin tomorrow her visit to Burkina Faso, as Ambassador to UNAIDS for the protection of mothers and children against AIDS. Carla was appointed Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria's Ambassador in November 2008.

Burkina Faso is, accoring to the UN, the third poorest country worldwide. Carla will have meetings with volunteers and sanity professionals and will visit a clinic for the early detection of HIV.


Monday, February 2, 2009

Carla's birthday present to Mr. Sarkozy

Carla apparently gave a letter by De Gaulle to Nicolas for his birthday, according to Le Figaro. The President collects letters of famous people.


Carla and Nicolas: one year later

Carla has been First Lady of France for one year just now, so the following is a recap with the couple's most popular moments to mark the ocassion.

The dating days: Carla and Nicolas in Luxor, Egypt

At the Elysee

Husband and wife: the morning after, having breakfast with Carla's family

Carla, in Dior, meeting Queen Elizabeth

Gala dinner for the State Banquet

With the Browns in London

Meeting the Pope

Official visit to Israel

Israel: Holocaust Memorial

Dinner with S. Peres in Israel

The couple with Nelson Mandela

Official visit to Tunisia

Visit to New York

Their first summer as a couple: holidaying at Carla's summer house