The Brussels Minister for Mobility, Elke Van Den Brandt (Groen), wishes to promote soft mobility by encouraging commuters to use a specially developed app to ‘hitchhike’ to work as part of the Good Move Plan. Read more.
A lecturer at the Karel de Grote Hogeschool, a technical college, in Antwerp has been sent on sick leave after he asked his students to perform several acts for the climate in exchange for better grades, report Belgian media. Read more.
A man wielding a sword was arrested on Wednesday evening in front of a police station in Saint-Gilles. “A person got out of his vehicle. He brandished a sword and pretended to cut his throat,” Kathleen Calie, spokesperson for the Brussels South police told Bx1. Read more.