Belgium in Azerbaijan
Welcome to our new website!
Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Azerbaijan and would like to register with the Embassy in Baku? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Azerbaijan as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.
This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Azerbaijan, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.
We hope that with this new website, we will be able to help and inform you even better than ever!
The B-Fast Coordination Council, together with the team leader in Nepal, decided that the Belgian aid team will return to our country. B-Fast will return in a Dutch transport plane, together with the Dutch USAR team, on Monday 4 May.Read more
What is tolerance exactly? Belgium is organizing a conference entitled “Tolerance trumps hate”. It will be held in Brussels on 8 May. The 47 Member States of the Council of Europe are invited to this event to reaffirm their commitment and continue their efforts to promote tolerance and fight against hate speech. Through this conference, the Belgian Chairmanship hopes to adopt a common policy action and recommendations aiming at tackling the underlying causes of radicalization and extremism. The fight against hatred concerns everyone!Read more
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders made a working visit to Yerevan and Baku between April 26 and 29, 2015. The visit took place under the Belgian Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, but also had a European and bilateral aspect.Read more
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo follow with concern the situation in Burundi. Last Saturday, Belgium was one of the first countries to call for the respect of the public space and of human rights. Belgium condemns all forms of violence and intimidation against civilians, the political opposition and human rights activists. Those who commit violent acts or human rights violations will be personally held responsible.Read more
Today, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo agreed to release 2,6 million Euros for the funding of three humanitarian projects supporting Syrian refugees. The humanitarian crisis in Syria enters its fifth year. Almost half of the Syrian population had to leave their homes and more than 3,9 million Syrians have fled to neighboring countries.Read more