• December 1, 2020

VITO stimulates alternative energy development in South Africa

From 1 December VITO, the Flemish research organisation in the area of cleantech and sustainable development, and its South African counterpart CSIR will roll out a "battery test bed" in South Africa.
Flanders in Figures
  • November 27, 2020

Flanders in Figures

Statistics Flanders recently launched the brochure ‘Flanders in Figures’. This publication provides a snapshot of Flanders based on a selection of key Flemish official statistics.
Platform OverBruggen
  • November 5, 2020

Launch OverBruggen platform

The Flemish Culture House de Brakke Grond, DutchCulture, the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and the Flemish Department of Culture, Youth launch a digital merger of the Flemish and Dutch cultural sectors.
COARM online database
  • October 26, 2020

European transparency about arms exports: launch online database

On 26 October the European External Action Service (“EEAS”) launched the highly anticipated searchable online database cont
EHEA 2020
  • November 19, 2020

Conference on European Higher Education Area

On 19 November, a conference on the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) took place in Rome. A delegation of Flemish Minister of Education, Ben Weyts, participated in the digital conference.
minister-president Jambon in meeting with minister-president Rutte on screen
  • November 4, 2020

Declaration of the Flemish Dutch summit

On 4 November, Minister-Presidents Jan Jambon and Mark Rutte concluded the Flemish-Dutch Summit with a joint statement. The summit took place entirely digitally this year, in view of the Covid19 measures.
Geraldine Reynemants, Algemeen Afgevaardigde van de Vlaamse Regering in zuidelijk Afrika
  • October 23, 2020

Extra funds for fight against COVID-19 in Mozambique

On 26 October, the Government of Flanders approved a grant of 600,000 euros to APOPO. With this subsidy APOPO can join the fight against the spread of the COVID19 virus in Mozambique.
Online conference Jambon and Urkulu
  • November 9, 2020

Digitisation on the agenda with the Basque Country

On 9 November, Minister-president Jan Jambon held online consultations with Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu, Minister-president of the Basque Country, and with Arantxa Tapia, Minister for Economic Development, also responsible for digitisation.
Stadttempel - Seitenstettengasse
  • November 3, 2020

Sincere condolences to Vienna

Minister-president Jan Jambon expressed his condolences to the families of the victims and to the people of Austria following the terrorist attack in Vienna on 2 November.
Flags Flanders - Quebec
  • October 23, 2020

Project call culture with Quebec

On 23 October Quebec and Flanders launched a project call Culture aimed at cooperation in the performing arts sectors for young audiences, dance, music and digital culture.