Jean-Claude Van Cauwenberghe

Jean-Claude Van Cauwenberghe (born 28 April 1944 in Charleroi), nicknamed "Van Cau", is a Belgian politician. He is member of the Party of Parti Socialiste (PS). He was Minister-President of the Region of Wallonia from 4 April 2000 until 30 September 2005. He resigned amid the ICDI affair and was replaced by Elio Di Rupo.[1]

Jean-Claude Van Cauwenberghe
Minister-President of region of Wallonia
In office
4 April 2000 – 30 September 2005
Preceded byElio Di Rupo
Succeeded byAndré Antoine (Acting)
Personal details
Born (1944-04-28) 28 April 1944 (age 75)
Political partySocialist Party


  1. ^ "Eight politicians resign in midst of corruption saga < Belgian news". Expatica Belgium. Retrieved 23 December 2010.
Political offices
Preceded by
Elio Di Rupo
Minister-President of Wallonia
Succeeded by
André Antoine