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16 March 2017: Flemish Culture Minister Sven Gatz agrees desirability of Belgium publishing all looted works of art in its public collections on a central website

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Following publication of an article in February by Belgian journalist Geert Sels revealing that 78 looted works of art returned to Belgium after the war remain unpublished, the Flemish Culture Minister was chellenged in the Flemish Parliament to investigate and publish all looted works of art in public ownership.

Minister Gatz said he had asked his administration to assess options and that a central website for the whole of Belgium was the best option.

To read the parliamentary questions and answers, click here.

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