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The main area is in the north of the central city, but there is activity also on several other streets of Brussels. Private prostitution is legal in Belgium, but benefitting from the prostitution of others like pimping or running a brothel is not.
Download as PDF Printable version. Prostitution in Charleroi formally took place in various places over the city. Entre 2 Wallonie in French.
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: Red-light districts in Belgium Prostitution in Belgium. Retrieved 12 November Sud Info in French.
Street prostitution was prevalent in Gosselie on the northern outskirts of Charleroi. Retrieved 31 October FTBF in French. Weekly checks on working conditions and work permits are carried out by the local police. In the council limited the activity to a small area, known as the "Charleroi Triangle"  intersection of rue du Moulin, rue de Marchienne, rue Arthur Pater, rue de la Fenderie and place Rucloux.
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Retrieved 1 February Business Insider. Activities within the centre will be screened from the passing public. Innew regulations were introduced to restrict the girls and also to punish kerb-crawlers. La Libre in French.
In Antwerp prostitution is only permitted in the area bounded by Verversrui, Vingerlingstraat and Schippersstraat,  locally knows as 'schipperskwartier' shipper's quarters.
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The remaining building were renovated as part of the gentrification of the area and prostitution stopped. The areas in which prostitution was allowed was reduced to the Schipperskwartier, and a permit system was introduced.
Hidden : CS1 French-language sources fr. The Alhambra Quarter of Brussels South-west of the Gare du Nord has traditionally been an area where street prostitution has occurred.
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The permits for owners of the windows have to be personally ed by the mayor. Retrieved Red Light Districts.
In Rue d'AerschotRue de Brabant and the surrounding side-streets there are sex shops and many windows where prostitutes sit. This was overturned by the Council of State at the end of A second, smaller area of street prostitution is along Avenue Louisewhere street walkers ply their trade at night.
Most of the red-light districts RLDs in Belgium are made up of cost where belgium prostitutes sit, usually scantily dressed, trying to entice customers in although some street prostitution does occur. Namespaces Article Talk. Following pressure from locals, the prostitutes in the windows in Ghent dress in a respectable fashion. Retrieved 29 October Observatory for Sociopolitical Developments in Europe. The prostitution was refurbished and pedestrianised in an attempt to get away from the seedy-looking image.
Further away from the station the girls are more from Ghana and Nigeria. Usually, windows in red light districts are isolated from one another, but the windows here are interconnected in groups of 3, 5 or 7 so the prostitutes may socialise with each other and also aid each other in the event of trouble with a client. RTBF in French. Gay prostitution occurs around the Place Fontainas.
Between Verversrui and Schippersstraat is the Villa Tinto. There have been windows in various streets in the docklands area of Ostend - Langestraat, Hazegras, Fregatstraat, Vrijhavenstraat and Oesterbankstraat. There are a of windows along Luikersteenweg, Sint-Truiden.
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Retrieved 1 November Reframing prostitution: from discourse to description, from moralisation to normalisation? Prostitution is legal in Belgium, but related activities such as organising prostitution and other forms of pimping are illegal. There are just under 70 windows here.
Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes file. The council plan to stop prostitution in rue Marnix and build a new "Eros Centre".
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There are a of windows in rue Marnix, Seraing. Add links. The main red light district in Brussels is north of the Gare du Nord.
The prostitutes disregarded this limit, prompting a total ban on street prostitution in These are on faubourg de Bruxelles and the N5. In Deinze there are a few windows along the Kortrijksesteenweg N There are two red-light districts in Ghentlocated close to each other. Prostitution in the city was ly run by gangs and violence was common.