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Wallonia - Wikipedia


Wallonia is a region of Belgium. Wallonia is primarily French-speaking, and accounts for 55% of the territory of Belgium, and a ...

Wallonia: Eight things you didn't know about Belgium's French ...


Oct 24, 2016 ... The regional government of the Belgian region Wallonia is blocking an EU trade deal with Canada - but what do we know about it?

The Walloon Region | Belgium.be


The Walloon Region has a legislative assembly, the Walloon Parliament. It has 75 members who are directly elected by universal suffrage for a five-year term.

Fleming and Walloon | people | Britannica.com


Sep 17, 2015 ... Fleming and Walloon, members of the two predominant cultural and linguistic groups of modern Belgium. The Flemings, who constitute more ...

The language divide at the heart of a split that is tearing Belgium apart


May 8, 2010 ... Belgium doesn't exist, only Flanders and Wallonia as Dutch and French communites live apart. By Ian Traynor in Brussels.

Belgian politicians drop opposition to EU-Canada trade deal ...


Oct 27, 2016 ... EU leaders hope deal will be signed as Belgian PM says leaders of five regional ... The Walloon minister-president, who has been dubbed ...

Wallonia travel guide - Wikitravel


Wallonia [1] is the French-speaking southern part of Belgium. It is wedged between Flanders in the North and France in the South-West, while Luxembourg and ...

Wallonia Travel Guide - Belgium - Eupedia


Introduction. Wallonia (Wallonie in French) is the predominantly French-speaking southern region of Belgium. With a land area of 16,844 km2 (6,504 sq mi), ...

Why do the Walloons of Belgium speak French? - Quora


Well, back in the days, most well educated people (the "elite") in Europe spoke French. ... How well do the Flemish in Belgium really know French? Is it better to ...

Why did Belgium never fall apart into Flanders, Wallonia, and a ...


Well, that's a very good question and a very hard one to answer too... Short answer: Belgium .... Just how wealthier Flanders is in comparison to Wallonia?