Teen cimate defender Greta Thunberg will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Mons, alongside British economist Nicholas Terne and former French minister Nicolas Hulot, the university announced on Thursday.
Leaders of the "Sign for my future" coalition on Thursday handed over to representatives of political parties 267,617 signatures from Belgians calling for a stronger climate policy in the next legislature.
Experts are critical about the High Health Council's report with warnings to prevent the increase in 'civilisation diseases'.
Skeyes risks fines of up to 20,000 euros per flight that has been cancelled by the strikes of the air traffic controllers.
Delhaize launched on Thursday a “sustainability plan,” the first phase of which involves slashing plastic use by 80% in its fruits and vegetables section, the supermarket chain announced in a press release.

Another legionella case reported

Thursday, 16 May 2019 16:50
Another legionella patient has been admitted to a hospital near Ghent, bringing the total count of known cases of the outbreak —which has already claimed two lives— up to 18.
The Dutch Council of State has greenlit the express tram connection between Hasselt, in the Belgian part of the Limburg province, and Maastricht in the Netherlands.
Alexandre Hart, one of the five defendants on trial for the torture and murder of a disabled teen, has been described as a “psychopath” by medical examiners.
Feeding a child a vegan diet is “unsuitable and not to be recommended,” according to the Royal Academy of Medicine.
Air traffic in Belgian airspace has resumed, after the first flight of the day left Charleroi airport after 13:00, a spokesperson for Belgium's air trafic control operator said.