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A French-speaking region of southern Belgium. It was granted limited autonomy in 1980. Although the traditional language of the region is Walloon, French is now the everyday language of most of the population.
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Thus it is the known context of the European structural funds, as well as the explicit redistribution system of the Finanzausgleich in Germany and the implicit transfers between Flanders and Walloonia in Belgium.
Despite a kitchen sink finale as Everton belatedly showed some fight, Standard held on to make it more woe in Walloonia for the Blues.
To understand himself today, he not only recalls childhood dislocation and digs for family roots as deep as the 16th century, Sante feels compelled to assemble details about traditional life in Walloonia.