The Federal Planning Bureau (FPB) is an independent public agency. It draws up studies and projections on economic, social and environmental policy issues and on the integration of these policies within a context of sustainable development.
Françoise Herbiet holds a master’s degree in labour sciences from the UCL and a certificate in industrial relations and trade union studies from the Middlesex University London. She worked as a human resources counsellor for the Brussels-Capital Region and the Belgian Technical Cooperation.
She has been head of human resources for the Federal Planning Bureau since 2002.