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  • September 18, 2018
Informal meeting for Energy ministers Linz

Tommelein at European summit for energy transition

Minister Bart Tommelein took part in the Informal Meeting for Energy in Austria on 18 September. He signed the 'Hydrogen Initiative' for our country and advocated better interconnection within Europe.
RomaEurope Festival 2019
  • September 17, 2018

Rome welcomes Flemish contemporary arts in 2019

On 14 September Minister-president Bourgeois approved the grant for the RomaEuropa Festival in 2019. A focus on Flanders in the festival programme should put the opening of the new Flemish Representation in 2019 in Rome in the spotlight.
Minister Homans visits NRW Ministry of Home Affairs
  • September 12, 2018

Minister Homans to NRW for deradicalisation projects

On 11 September Minister Homans went to Düsseldorf to learn more about some ongoing projects on (de) radicalization. The Minister also met with North Rhine-Westphalia Minister Reul and State Secretary Mathies. 
Axel Buyse tijdens conferentie
  • August 31, 2018

“Plea for Dutch standard language”

From 27 to 31 August, the 20th Colloquium Neerlandicum of the International Association for Dutch Studies (IVN) took place.
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and minister-president Bourgeois Berlin
  • September 13, 2018

World première Rosas in Volksbühne Berlin

Minister-president Bourgeois attended the world première of "Six Brandenburg Concertos" by Rosas in the Volksbühne in Berlin on 12 September. This unique project by choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker received Flemish support.
Unity Ride Latvia - Yves Wantens
  • September 4, 2018

Promoting Flemish cycling culture in Latvia

At the invitation of General Representative Yves Wantens, a group of former cyclists participated in the Unity Ride in Latvia on 3 September. "A successful promotion  of  Flemish cycling culture", according to Representative Wantens. 
Minister Crevits met Ghanese delegatie 27 augustus
  • August 28, 2018

Contributing to education in Ghana

On 27 August 2018, Minister of Education, Hilde Crevits received a government delegation from Ghana with George Gyan-Baffour, Minister for Planning, Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Minister of Education and Elisabeth Afoley Quaye, Minister of Fisheries and Development of Aquaculture.
Consultation Cohesiion policy - Vleva Brussels
  • September 12, 2018

Consultation on cohesion policy

On 12 September, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Vleva organized a public information and consultation session on the cohesion policy in the context of the multi-annual financial framework 2021-2027.
Julie Bynens SG
  • September 3, 2018

Julie Bynens new Secretary General of the Department of Foreign Affairs

On 1 September Julie Bynens took up the position of Secretary General of the Department of Foreign Affairs.
Minister-president Bourgeois  speech at Koningshoeven-ontmoeting
  • August 24, 2018

Close Flemish-Dutch cooperation on innovation

On 24 August, Minister-president Bourgeois paid a visit to the High Tech Campus and the HOLST Centre in Eindhoven.