Ministers

  • HE HADJA LAHBIB

    MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, EUROPEAN AFFAIRS AND FOREIGN TRADE AND THE FEDERAL CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS
    Born in Boussu on 21 June 1970 FEDERAL LEVEL Since July 2022 Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Affairs and Foreign Trade and the Federal Cultural Institutions PROFESSIONAL 2021- 2022 Leader of the project preparing Brussels’ candidature for the title of European Capital of Culture in 2030 1997 – 2020 Presenter of the daily news and various cultural, societal and political...
  • HE ELIO DI RUPO

    MINISTER-PRESIDENT OF WALLONIA
    PhD in chemistry Born on July 18th 1951 in Morlanwelz, Belgium. Government positions: Prime Minister of Belgium (2011-2014) Minister-President of Wallonia since September 13th 2019 Minister-President of Wallonia (2005-2007) Minister-President of Wallonia (1999-2000) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, Telecommunication and Foreign Trade (1995-1999) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Communication and Public Enterprises (1994- 1995) Minister of Education...
  • HE RUDI VERVOORT

    MINISTER-PRESIDENT OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE BRUSSELS-CAPITAL REGION
    Born on 20 November 1958 to a Dutch-speaking father and a French-speaking mother, Rudi Vervoort is what is typically called a “zinneke” [a person of mixed origin]. From a very young age, he followed current events and the political debate with passion thanks to his subscription to the daily Le Soir, which he asked his parents to get for him...
  • HE JAN JAMBON

    MINISTER-PRESIDENT OF FLANDERS
    Professional Experience Since 2019 Minister-President of Flanders 2014 – 2018 Deputy Prime Minister & Minister for Security and Internal Affairs 2007 – 2014 Member of the Federal Parliament Chairman of the Parliamentary Group Municipality of Brasschaat Mayor Alderman for Finance, Local Economy and ICT 2006 – 2007 BCC Corporate General Director 2002 – 2006 Bank Card Company Head of Corporate...
  • HE PIERRE-YVES JEHOLET

    MINISTER-PRESIDENT OF THE WALLONIA-BRUSSELS FEDERATION
    Born in Verviers on October 6th, 1968 Married, 2 children EDUCATION Msc in Communication (UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve). Bachelor in Law (ULiège). Secondary school - Collège Marie-Thérèse in Herve (Mathematics-Languages). PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES Minister-President of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation. Vice-President and Minister of Economy, Industry, Research, Innovation, Digital technology, Employment and Training of the Walloon Government. MR (liberal political party) President of Liège district...