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Focus on Belgium 2017 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures
In October’s Newsletter, we focus on:
KU LEUVEN IS THE WORLD’S FIFTH MOST INNOVATIVE UNIVERSITY: The KU Leuven now holds fifth position in the world ranking of the most innovative universities. It is the only non-American institution to appear in the top five. Read more
BELGIAN BIOLOGISTS DISCOVER NEW LIFE IN ANTARCTICA: The Belgian biologists Marie Verheye and Cédric d’Udekem d’Acoz have discovered 28 new species of gammarus in Antarctica. In doing so they immediately double the number of known species for such creatures. Read more
BELGIUM AIMS TO BECOME FAIR TRADE COUNTRY BY 2020: Fair Trade Week was held in Belgium from 4 to 14 October 2017. During this edition the focus was on a new objective: making Belgium a Fair Trade Country by 2020. Read more
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