On Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4 September, The Queen visited Konstanz, Mainau and Lindau in southern Germany. Her trip included commemorations to mark Mentor's 25th anniversary.
On the Tuesday, The Queen began her visit by attending Mentor Germany's Youth Summit. The event was held at Geschwister-Scholl School in Konstanz, and was attended by young people, teachers, parents, social workers and voluntary organisations.
The Queen also took part in a number of workshops during the visit.
To celebrate Mentor's 25th anniversary, the Bernadotte af Wisborg family hosted a dinner at Mainau in the evening.
On the Wednesday, celebrations for Mentor's 25th anniversary continued when The Queen and Mentor's partners attended a talk on board the MS Hohentwil. Dr Marc Calmbach from the SINUS Institute presented a new youth study titled The World of 13-17-Year-Olds.
When the boat returned to Lindau, The Queen and Countess Bettina Bernadotte af Wisborg walked to the Lennart Bernadotte House. The building is home to Lindau Meetings, which since 1951 has arranged annual meetings between Nobel Laureates and the researchers of the future.