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  • January 19, 2022
Ondertekening MoU Taiwan

New Memorandum of Understanding Flanders-Taiwan

On the 19th of January 2022, Secretary-General Julie Bynens of Flanders Chancellery and Foreign Office and Deputy Minister of the Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Harry Ho-Jen Tseng signed the new overarching Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation between Flanders and T
Foto wetenschappelijk onderzoek labo
  • January 18, 2022

Record number of FDI projects and jobs in Flanders

In 2021, Flanders – the northern region of Belgium – once again saw a solid influx of foreign direct investment.
WRC
  • December 10, 2021

Subsidy ‘Water Research Commission’ South Africa

On December 10, 2021, the Government of Flanders awarded a subsidy of 2,391,986 euros to the Water Research Commission (WRC) for the project 'Adaptative response and local scale adaptation for improving water security and increasing resilience to climate change in selected c
Kaart diplomatiek netwerk Vlaanderen
  • December 8, 2021

Appointment new General Representatives Delegation of Flanders to the EU and Rome

Flanders Chancellery and Foreign Office is pleased to announce that 2022 marks the start of two new General Representatives of Flanders.
Ondertekening VGC Hongarije-Vlaanderen
  • January 11, 2022

Joint Committee for cooperation Flanders-Hungary

On January 11, Secretary-General Julie Bynens of Flanders Chancellery and Foreign Office and József Magyar, Hungarian Deputy State Secretary for European Relations, signed a new cooperation agreement for the period 2021-2024.
Human Rights Day
  • December 10, 2021

International Human Rights Day

December 10, International Human Rights Day, marks the 73rd anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations General Assembly. This year's theme is 'All Human, All Equal'.
Tentoonstelling Armoured Wings
  • December 4, 2021

Opening 'Armored Wings' exhibition in Poznan

On December 4, 2021, the 'Armored Wings' exhibition was officially opened in the Tank Museum of the Polish city of Poznan.
Nieuwjaarskaart
  • December 23, 2021

Happy New Year 2022!

Flanders Chancellery and Foreign Office wishes you happy holidays and a wonderful new year!
CERF
  • December 8, 2021

Flanders supports CERF

On December 8, Deputy General Representative of Flanders in the USA, Nicolas Polet, took part digitally in the annual CERF High-Level Pledging Event. He pledged - on behalf of Flanders - 600,000 euros to the UN Central Emergency Response Fund for 2022.
UNWTO Madrid
  • December 2, 2021

Flanders at General Assembly UNWTO

Flanders is present at the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Madrid. The 24th session of the General Assembly runs from November 30 to December 3 and focuses on innovation, education and rural development.