Global civil society activity in Belgium

Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe. It is bordered by the Netherlands to the north, Germany to the east, Luxembourg to the southeast, France to the southwest, and the North Sea to the northwest. It covers an area of 30,689 km2 (11,849 sq mi) and has a population of more than 11.5 million, making it the 22nd most densely populated country in the world and the 6th most densely populated country in Europe, with a density of 376 per square kilometre (970/sq mi). The capital and largest city is Brussels; other major cities are Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi and Liège.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 10 over 20 years

Belgium is ranked #3 over a 20 year period,
with 11838 meetings since 1998.

Top 10 in 2018

Belgium is ranked #3 in 2018, with 849 meetings.

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Organizations based in Belgium

International Association of Dento-Maxillo-Facial Radiology - Diegem
Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition - Brussels
International Amateur Theatre Association - Brussels
International Institute of Administrative Sciences - Brussels
International Customs Tariffs Bureau - Brussels
International Union for Housing Finance - Brussels
International Society for Criminology - Leuven
International Life Saving Federation - Leuven
FIDI Global Alliance - Brussels
International Society for Military Law and the Law of War - Brussels
PIANC - Brussels
International Society of Nephrology - Brussels
International Council for Laboratory Animal Science - Brussels
World Organization of Workers - Brussels
International Federation of Journalists - Brussels
Service civil international - Antwerp
International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology - Brussels
World Federation of Advertisers - Brussels
Conseil international du sport militaire - Brussels
World Federation of Investors - Ghent
International Young Christian Workers - Brussels
International Association of Democratic Lawyers - Brussels
EDU - Brussels
International Association of Professional Numismatists - Brussels
International Federation of Risk and Insurance Management Associations - Antwerp

View More profiles (4125) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Belgium

2023 Associations Round Table - EuropeUnion of International Associations - Brussels

2022 Contraception and reproductive health in a globalized worldEuropean Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health - Ghent

2022 Annual ConferenceInternational Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes - Ghent

2022 SummitCouncil of the European UnionEuropean CommissionLeague of Arab States

2022 Triennial CongressInternational Association of Lyceum Clubs - Brussels

2022 Biennial CongressEuropean Deaf Sport Organization - Brussels

2021 Associations Round Table - EuropeUnion of International Associations - Brussels

2021 Biennial CongressEuropean Parking Association - Brussels

2021 World CongressInternational Committee of Military Medicine - Brussels

2021 Annual MeetingContinental European Division of the International Association for Dental Research - Brussels

2021 Inspiring groundwaterInternational Association of Hydrogeologists - Brussels

2021 ConferenceInternational Building Performance Simulation Association - Bruges

2021 CongressInternational Balint Federation - Brussels

2021 PATAT: International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated TimetablingAssociation of European Operational Research Societies - Bruges

2021 Triennial CongressInternational Association for Neo-Latin Studies - Leuven

View More Future Events (63) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Belgium

2020 Congress – Fédération européenne des fabricants d'aliments composés pour animaux - Antwerp
2020 Annual conference – European Network of International Relations Officers at Higher Education Institutions for Agricultural and Related Sciences - Ghent
2020 World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism – World Tourism Organization - Bruges
2020 Congress – European Glaucoma Society - Brussels
2020 Annual General Assembly and Congress – International Association for the Representation of the Mutual Interests of the Inland Shipping and the Insurance and for Keeping the Register of Inland Vessels in Europe - Ghent
2020 The impact on your not-for-profit organisation from a legal, accounting, tax - VAT perspective – Federation of European and International Associations Established in Belgium - Brussels
2020 Annual Conference – International Cycling History Conference - Ghent
2020 Annual Transatlantic Conference – Association Européenne des Institutions Paritaires de la Protection Sociale - Brussels
2020 European Heat Pump Forum – European Heat Pump Association - Brussels
2020 Seminar – European Fusarium Seminar - Ghent
2020 European Test Symposium – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Bruges
2020 Annual General Meeting – International Veteran Cycle Association - Ostend
2020 Symposium – International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis - Ghent
2020 Congress – International Federation of Popular Sports - Ostend
2020 European Conference on Head and Neck Oncology – European Head and Neck Society - Brussels

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