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17 Jul

Today July 17th, the anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, will unfortunately be another day of suffering for victims around the world facing the consequences of an ongoing armed conflict in their region.

11 Jul

The UN Human Rights Council in Geneva today adopted a new resolution by Belgium on combating technology-facilitated gender-based violence.

11 Jul

Belgium is extremely concerned by the conclusion of the final report of the United Nations Group of Experts on the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

08 Jul

With 0.7%, Belgium achieved its best result for the transposition deficit in the past ten years in June 2024. This puts it below the EU maximum standard of 1%. In the context of the Belgian Presidency of the Council of the EU, considerable efforts have been made to transpose European directives into Belgian law correctly, timely and completely. This catch up has clearly paid off.

04 Jul

An interview with Ariadne Petridis, Permanent Representative of Belgium to NATO.

02 Jul

The Belgian Presidency has ended on 30 June. The excellent cooperation between all government departments involved was one of the reasons why it was such a successful semester. What follows are the priority achievements of FPS Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation.

26 Jun

On 25 June 2024, 26 member states agreed at the General Affairs Council that the European Union would sign an ECT Inter Se declaration.

25 Jun

Two years ago, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution proclaiming the 24th of June as the International Day of Women in Diplomacy.

19 Jun

Belgium, alongside Slovenia, Chile, Jordan and Senegal, coordinated a draft statement in support of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

18 Jun

From 16 to 19 June, Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Belgium, representing His Majesty the King, is leading an economic mission to the Kingdom of Norway.