The Antwerp Fashion Academy has been named one of the 25 best fashion academies in the world.
Compared to 2015, Belgium has gone up one place in the ranking and is now 18th in the World Happiness Report (WHR), compiled by the Earth Institute of the renowned University of Columbia.
Seven Belgian universities appear in the list of the 200 best universities in Europe, according to the British Times Higher Education (THE) ranking 2015-2016.
An agriculture project of the Belgian development cooperation has finished among the ten best projects in the international OECD contest 'Taking development innovation to scale'.
Belgium has achieved for the second year running 5th place in the European Commission's 'Digital Economy & Society Index' (DESI).
A recent study presented by the consultancy company Mercer shows that Brussels ensures an excellent quality of life. Among 230 examined cities all over the world, the Belgian capital ranks 21st.