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Profile of registrant

Hélène De Beir Foundation

Identification number in the register: 84079468088-44
Registration date: 16/02/12 22:27:55

The information on this organisation was last modified on 21/01/14 00:47:09
The date of the last annual update was 21/01/14 00:47:09

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Hélène De Beir Foundation
Acronym: HDBF
Legal status: Foundation (Stichting van openbaar nut)
Website address:


Section: IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions
and more precisely: Think tanks and research institutions

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Francis De Beir
Position: President

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Gorik Ooms
Position: Member of board of directors

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1A Van Laetestraat 
Merelbeke 9820
Telephone number: (+32) 475 484 976
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Hélène De Beir Foundation spends the profits of its endowment on financing and organising humanitarian projects in the field of Analysis & Advocacy, Water & Sanitary projects, Logistics and Engineering, Malnutrition and Global Social Protection.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 2
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Gorik Ooms was a speaker at the EU-ACP Joint Parliamentary Assembly Panel. Brussels, June 18, 2013. 'Bridging the global health funding gap: EU-ACP shared responsibility in the Post-2015 context.'

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Development
  • Education
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health


Total number of members that are natural persons: 6
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2010 - 12/2010
Total budget: 25,000
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 25,000
- donations: 25,000
- contributions from members:
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.