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Prince Charles, Duchess Camilla Going on Commonwealth Tour

Celebrity News Oct. 13, 2011 AT 10:54AM
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Another royal tour is in the works!

But this time, it's not Prince William and Duchess Kate embarking on an international journey. Clarence House announced Thursday that Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla will make official visits to South Africa and Tanzania from Nov. 2 to Nov. 9.

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Charles, 62, will also visit Gulf Countries on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. According to Clarence House's statement, Charles and Camilla's Commonwealth Tour will focus on trade and investment promotion to support Britain's economic recovery and strengthen the economies of their partners. The royal couple will visit Tanzania and partake in celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Independence. 

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Additionally, the tour will focus on The World Wildlife Fund's work to protect endangered species and fragile ecosystems. Charles recently became the President of WWF U.K.

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