Grand opening of project CALICO

We are proud to invite you to the grand opening of project CALICO !

After almost three years of preparation, CALICO will open its doors on September 4th 2021.

We invite you to join us in the passage below the building located 59-61 rue du Delta, 1190 Forest. You will find below the detailed agenda for the day.

CALICO, CAre and LIving in Community, is an intergenerational housing project with a social mix and in interaction with its neighbourhood. Its priorities are a gender perspective integrated in housing, birth and end-of-life at the heart of togetherness, mutual care, and housing access as part of a “Community Land Trust” which manages land as a common good.

Agenda :

  • 11h30 : Welcoming of guests.
  • 12h00 : Speeches :
    • Ms Nawal Ben Hamou, State Secretary for Housing of Brussels-Capital Region.
    • Mr Alain Maron, Minister of the environment, tasked with social action and health as part of COCOF and COCOM.
    • Ms Mariam El Hamidine, acting mayor of Forest with Mr Nicolas Lonfils, president of the Forest Social Welfare Center.
    • Delegated representatives for the associations involved in CALICO.
    • Launch of activities by a CALICO inhabitant.
  • 12h30 : Free buffet.
  • Afternoon : activities, stands, visit of the project, meeting with partners.

Hoping to see you there !

In order to listen to the speeches and enjoy the buffet, please register using the form below (no registration required for afternoon activities, registrations will be closed on august 27th)