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  • December 12, 2019
Secretaris-general Bynens and Ambassador Klucký

Cooperation with Czech Republic for sustainable agriculture

Secretary-General Julie Bynens and the Czech ambassador Pavel Klucký signed a new work program between Flanders and the Czech Republic for 2019 - 2021 in Brussels on 12 December.
De Universele Verklaring van de Rechten van de Mens
  • December 10, 2019

International Human Rights Day

Today, 10 December is International Human Rights Day. 71 years ago, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations.
minister-president Jambon and President Torra in Barcelona
  • November 30, 2019

Jambon and Torra call EU for action

Minister-president Jambon made an official visit to Catalonia on 30 November. Catalan President Quim Torra received him at the Palau de la Generalitat in Barcelona.
Minister Somers at the  Nordic Council
  • November 18, 2019

Minister for Integration Somers at Nordic Council conference

On 18 November, Minister for Integration  Bart Somers gave a presentation in Copenhagen on the challenges of living together in diversity.
General Representation to the USA
  • December 9, 2019

Continued support for CERF

On 9 December, General Representative Yves Wantens participated in the annual CERF High-Level Pledging Event in New York. He pledged -on behalf of Flanders -  600,000 euros to the UN Central Emergency Response Fund for 2020.
Representative  Haverbeke, minister-president Jambon and kanzlerin Bierlein
  • November 25, 2019

25 years Flemish representation in Vienna

On 25 November Minister-president Jan Jambon visited Vienna to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Flemish post in Austria together with the entire Flemish representation for Central Europe.
World Food Programme - Mozambique
  • November 14, 2019

First Green Climate Fund project in Mozambique thanks to Flemish financing

On 13 November the Green Climate Fund approved a 10 million dollar grant for the World Food Program project which focuses on integrated climate risk management for vulnerable families in Mozambique.
Minister-president Jambon and vice-director UNAIDS Carlsson
  • December 2, 2019

1,5 million for multi-year agreement UNAIDS

On 2 December minister-president Jambon and vice-director of UNAIDS, Gunilla Carlsson signed the new partner agreement between Flanders and UNAIDS.
Georgian delegation at Herman Teirlinck building - Childrens rights study visit
  • November 20, 2019

Georgian delegation on study visit children's rights

From 19 to 22 November, a Georgian delegation visits Flanders to study children's rights. The delegation, composed of elected representatives, civil servants and experts from civil society, is interested in how Flanders puts children's rights into practice.
Minister-president Jambon at  Unesco General Conference  2019
  • November 13, 2019

Minister-president Jambon adresses UNESCO General Conference

Minister-president Jan Jambon addressed the UNESCO General Conference on 13 November on behalf of our country. In his speech, he talked about Unesco's work on ambitious quality education, future frameworks for artificial intelligence and open science.