October 13th, 2022
Signing of the Declaration of Intent concerning the location of the Belgian-Luxembourg reconnaissance battalion
On Thursday 13 October, Ludivine Dedonder, Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of Belgium, and François Bausch, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, signed a Declaration of Intent concerning the location of the bi-national reconnaissance battalion.
April 6th, 2022
Op-ed by: Kajsa Ollongren, Minister of Defence of the Netherlands, Ludivine Dedonder, Minister of Defence of Belgium, and François Bausch, Minister of Defence of Luxembourg
On 21 March 2022, EU leaders adopted the EU Strategic Compass, an action plan for the next 5-10 years aimed at strengthening EU defence cooperation.
July 1st, 2021
Belgian Seminar on the Strategic Compass
On the 1st of July 2021, my colleague Sophie Wilmès and I opened the Belgian seminar on the Strategic Compass to strengthen the European Defence.
April 19th, 2021
Belgian and German defence ministers meet in Brussels
On April 19, 2021, the Belgian and German defence ministers, Ludivine Dedonder and Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, met in person for the very first time.
January 1st, 2021
I wish you all the best for 2021! May this year mark a new beginning and bring you much happiness.