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New issues on 2 February 2022

25th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ASSOCIATION LES ENFANTS DE FRANKIE

Established in 1997, the Monegasque charity Les Enfants de Frankie works to help sick, disabled and vulnerable children in Monaco and throughout the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. A recognised NGO that was awarded consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council in 2008, it has provided support to more than 150,000 children since it was founded. The charity works with hospitals, social services, children’s homes and medical and educational facilities to help children flourish through outings, workshops, trips, etc. Once a year, it invites thousands of children to the Noël de Frankie Christmas special for a stunning show featuring Frankie the clown and the distribution of presents.

Design: © Les Enfants de Frankie
Printing process: Offset
Size of the stamp: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical
Quantity of issue: 40 000 stamps
Sheet of 10 stamps with illuminations


ADMISSION OF THE PRINCE ALBERT I TO THE INSTITUT DE FRANCE

On 29 March 1909, Prince Albert I was admitted to the Institut de France as a foreign associate member of the Paris Academy of Sciences. To mark the anniversary, the Institut de France will hold a series of lectures on 29 March 2022 as part of its annual cycle. The stamp will be issued on 2 February 2022, the date on which a multidisciplinary symposium will open in Monaco on the theme “The careers of a Prince: lives and lands of Albert I of Monaco (1848 - 1922)”.

Design and line-engraving: Pierre ALBUISSON from a photo © Archives and Library of the Prince's Palace
Printing process: Steel-engraving and offset
Size of the stamp: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical
Quantity of issue: 40 000 stamps
Sheet of 10 stamps with illuminations


These issues will be on sale at the “Office des Timbres”, the “Musée des Timbres et des Monnaies”, the post offices and philatelic counters of the Principality, the Monaco stamp-dealers as well as the “Carré d’Encre” in Paris, France. They will be included, with other values, in the 1st Part of the philatelic programme 2022 and offered to our subscribers and customers.