CIFAL Flanders offers a wide range of activities related to Leadership for Sustainability through training workshops and seminars; briefings; conferences and public lectures; side events; and online courses. It also engages in training-related and other advisory support services to governments aimed at achieving broader social and economic development outcomes, such as developing institutional capacities.
CIFAL Flanders has it offices in the city of Antwerp, in Belgium. Antwerp is the most populous city in Flanders, and economically especially important for Flanders and Belgium because of the Port of Antwerp. The port is one of the largest in Europe.
Scope: Flemish region in Belgium, Central Europe
- Urban Planning and Governance
- Economic Development
- Environmental Sustainability
- Capacity for Agenda 2030
- Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility
- Innovation and Port Development
- Smart and Sustainable Cities
- Business and Human Rights
- Social Entrepreneurship
- Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
CIFAL Flanders Director
Mr. Peter Wollaert serves as Director of CIFAL Flanders. Strategic and results-driven networker with a very good knowledge of the Dutch-speaking region of Flanders, the French-speaking region of Wallonia and the multilingual Brussels-Capital Region in Belgium and of the Brussels-based international organizations and institutions.
Between 2000 and 2002, Mr. Wollaert developed and implemented the strategic plan for the Brussels-based social profit organization KAURI, the largest network on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Belgium. From 2002 to 2012 he has led on a weekly basis, trainings, seminars, debates, conferences, network-events, company-visits, and cross talks with NGOs tackling all possible topics in the field of CSR.
In August 2013, He was appointed as Manager of the Forum for Social Entrepreneurship of Vlerick Business School. He is also Lecturer at the Vlerick Business School in the fields of Business Ethics and CSR, and teaching to all Masters in General & Marketing Management.