Danger of asbestos in Flemish schools

Monday, 12 March 2018 07:54
69 out of 300 Flemish schools inspected last year have an urgent asbestos problem according to a response from Flemish environment minister Joke Schauvliege (CD & V) to a parliamentary question by MP Johan Danen (the Greens).
The second Brussels Art Nouveau and Art Deco Festival (BANAD Festival) started on Saturday and continues until 25 March.
The Brussels Regional Parliament will start examining in commission on Monday a bill aimed at better managing the effects of public works in the capital area.
The House of European History opens on Sunday 400m² of new exhibition spaces allowing children and families to discover Europe’s history. The new spaces give parents tools to address issues about today’s society with their children in a safe and playful environment.
It’s maybe still too early in the year for café terraces, but you can spend the month of March exploring the vibrant culture of Brussels, from indie films in a restored picture palace to Europe’s biggest design fair.
Federal police searched Khalid El Bakraoui’s house just twenty days before the Paris attacks.
Brussels had 9,535 young unemployed people in February.
The Walloon government did not agree Thursday on a draft royal decree to raise the speed limit from 120 to 130 km per hour on certain sections of the motorways.
Children still face significant inequalities in Belgium. In particular young people with a disability, assisted by Youth Aid, and child migrants don’t have the same opportunities as others.
A wave of winter rainfall will cross Belgium Friday afternoon from the French border and cause ice on roads.