- In the town of Ghent, the Thursday Veggie Day campaign (launched in May this year) will now also start at city schools: at 35 city schools, covering 11.000 children, the lunch will be vegetarian every Thursday.
Teachers and parents will receive free information, and educational tools for use in the classrooms are being developed.
- The town of Hassalt will also launch the Thursday Veggie Day campaign during the vegetarian week.
The city of Mechelen announced they will structurally support the Thursday Veggie campaign.
Ikea in Ghent will try Veggie Thursdays as a pilot project, on October 1.
In the city of Antwerp, 15 restaurants putting vegetarian dishes on the top of their menu.