Recommendation 7: Information reuse

Reuse and share information and data when implementing European public services, unless certain privacy or confidentiality restrictions apply.

Legislation and agreements

2019-17-07
Linking address information (BeST 2019)

Cooperation agreement between the Federal State, the Flemish Region, the Walloon Region and the Brussels-Capital Region regarding the alignment of referencing addresses and the linking of address information.

2017-11-20
Data processing in health policy

Cooperation agreement between between the federal, regional and community governments for coordinating data processing in health policy and assistance to individuals.

2011-12-15
Transposition INSPIRE directive

Law transposing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2007 establishing an Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community (INSPIRE)

2010-04-02
Partial transposition INSPIRE directive

Cooperation agreement of 2 April 2010 between the Federal State, the Flemish Region, the Walloon Region and the Brussels-Capital Region for the coordination of an infrastructure for spatial information

This cooperation agreement is the partial transposition of Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2007 establishing an infrastructure for spatial information in the Community (INSPIRE).

2016-01-22
Linking address information

Cooperation agreement between the Federal State, the Flemish Region, the Walloon Region and the Brussels-Capital Region regarding the alignment of referencing addresses and the linking of address information.

2013-08-26
eGov Cooperation Agreement (ICEG) 2013

Cooperation agreement between the federal, regional and community administrations on the harmonization and alignment of initiatives aiming to realize an integrated e-government.

Activities

INSPIRE coordination committee

Coordination committee set up by the Cooperation Agreement of April 2 between the Federal State and the three Regions for the coordination of a geographic information infrastructure (INSPIRE).

BeST Address Working Group

Cooperation agreement between the Federal State, the Flemish Region, the Walloon Region and the Brussels-Capital Region regarding the alignment of referencing addresses and the linking of address information.

GAIA-X for Belgium

Gaia-X is a digital ecosystem, working to create an environment in which data can be shared and stored under the control of data owners and users. Where rules are defined and respected, so that data and services can easily be made available. Gaia-X has the potential to create unprecedented opportunities for innovative, data-driven business models and new solutions that help European companies of all sizes and industries to scale up and compete globally.

BeGeo

Every year, the National Geographical Institute organizes BeGeo, the national geo-information fair that brings together government, the private sector and the research community.