Embassy of Belgium in Pakistan

Belgium in Pakistan and Afghanistan

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Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Pakistan or Afghanistan and would like to register with the Embassy in Islamabad? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Pakistan or Afghanistan 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 Pakistan and Afghanistan, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

 

News

20 Jan

Bananas are the world's most popular fruit. They are grown in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Belgium, however, (and yes, we do mean Belgium), is home to the largest collection of bananas in the world hosted at the KU Leuven's Laboratory of Tropical Crop Improvement. On 23 January 2017 our country will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of the banana genebank. It helps researchers and farmers across the world gain greater insights into banana cultivation.

20 Jan

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders congratulates President Adama Barrow, who was sworn in yesterday 19 January as President of The Gambia. This inauguration confirms the respect for the results of the presidential elections of 1 December and the choice of the Gambian people.

18 Jan

Belgium ranks 9th in the list of the 10 most important donors of the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF). CERF is the flexible fund for humanitarian assistance of the United Nations. 

16 Jan

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo will allocate €3 million for the reception of South Sudanese refugees in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda. The Belgian Development Cooperation will support a two-year programme of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). In 2016, our country contributed a total of €21.4 million to the humanitarian work of the UN Refugee Agency.

02 Jan

On 31 December 2016, a compromise has been reached between different Congolese parties after a dialogue which was facilitated by the National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO). Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders welcomes the announcement of this compromise facilitated by Congolese actors and congratulates the CENCO for its engagement. The text is an important and positive step towards a swift and inclusive transition.