On Friday 8 June, a Flemish-Dutch parliamentary delegation visited Ghent – Terneuzen. The key focus of the visit was the cooperation between Flanders and the Netherlands in the field of infrastructure and mobility.
The Government of Flanders has decided to allocate 350.000 euros to vzw Viva Africa for the ‘Improving women’s health’ project in Mozambique. The project focuses on the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT), HIV treatment and a Human Papillomavirus (HPV) screening.
On 4 June, Minister Sven Gatz paid a visit to North Rhine-Westphalia. An introductory meeting with NRW-colleague, Isabel Pfeiffer-Poensgen, Minister of Culture and Science, provided an opportunity to discuss the digitisation in the cultural sector.
On 12 June, the Comprehensive Reading Council was established during a meeting of the Committee of Ministers of the Dutch Language Union. The reason for this council were the results of the PIRLS study.