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!
Today is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders pays tribute to the UN Peacekeepers for the important work they are doing in many conflict zones today.Read more
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders condemns the murder of opposition figure Zedi Feruzi and his bodyguard. He also condemns the attack on the central market of Bujumbura that killed two and injured many people. He extends his condolences to the family and friends of the victims.Read more
Today we commemorate the attack against the Jewish Museum of Belgium, which was perpetrated in Brussels on 24 May 2014, killing four people. The thoughts of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders are with the victims and their families.Read more
Belgium has announced a new contribution of EUR 18.75 million spanning 2015-2017 that will help UNRWA provide essential health, education, relief, social services and emergency relief assistance for Palestine refugees. The generous donation will help improve the lives of Palestine refugees in Gaza, the West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, and provide UNRWA a degree of sustainability in aid delivery.Read more
On the proposal of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation, Alexander De Croo, the Federal Council of Ministers today approved a new list of fourteen partner countries for Belgian Development Cooperation. The present list of partner countries had not changed since 2004. Two new partner countries make their entry: Burkina Faso and Guinea. Besides the new list of partner countries, the international partner organisations of the multilateral cooperation were also decided.Read more