Séverine De Laveleye

President of the municipality council, Forest

She was born in 1976 in Brussels. She studied philosophy and anthropology of social transformation. She has always worked in the civil society, in the field of development cooperation and awareness rising. Her fields of activism are mainly climate justice, migration justice and gender equality. She joined Ecolo, the francophone Belgian Greens, in 2014. She was elected to the municipality council in 2018, of which she became the president in 2019.