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22 May
Speech

Meeting with Moussa Faki: speech by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders.

22 May
Press release

At the initiative of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Egmont Institute organize on this Tuesday 22nd of May an international conference on the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban-Treaty (CTBT). The conference, titled 'Towards a world without nuclear tests: fulfilling the promise', takes place in the Egmont Palace in Brussels. It is part of the efforts made by Belgium to facilitate the entry into force of the treaty. This mandate, also known under the name of the “Article XIV Conference”, was given to Belgium and Iraq for the years 2017-2019.

17 May
Press release

May 17 is the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT). On this day, we commemorate the decision taken by the World Health Organisation in 1990 to withdraw homosexuality from the international classification of diseases.

15 May
Press release

Violence in the Gaza Strip: reaction of Prime Minister Charles Michel and of Vice-Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders. "We call on the United Nations to conduct an international investigation".

14 May
Speech

Speech by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders at the opening of the Third International Conference on the victims of ethnic and religious violence in the Middle East (Brussels, 14 May 2018).

14 May
Press release

At the initiative of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders, Belgium will host the 3rd International Conference on the Victims of Ethnic and Religious Violence in the Middle East on Monday 14th of May. This conference, which will take place at the Egmont Palace in Brussels, is part of the larger political, military and humanitarian efforts of the international community in the region. It is the third conference of a cycle started in Paris in 2015, followed by Madrid in 2017, dedicated to safeguarding the cultural, religious and ethnic heritage in the Middle East – and in particular in Iraq and Syria.

25 Apr
Speech

Speech by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders at the high level conference « Pérennisation de la paix : coup de projecteur sur les médiatrices africaines ».

24 Apr
Speech

Speech by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders at the photo exhibition about foreign soldiers in Europe during the First World War (1914-1918).