• 2. Country Profile: Belgium
  • 2.1. Introduction
  • 2.2. Background information on Belgium
  • 2.2.1 Trends in the number of applicants
  • 2.2.2 Number of asylum statuses granted
  • 2.2.3 Main countries of origin
  • 2.2.4 Costs
  • 2.3. Organisation of Asylum Procedure
  • 2.3.1 Co-ordination
  • 2.4. Legal Basis
  • 2.4.1. Main changes
  • 2.5. Arrangements Immediately Upon Arrival
  • 2.6. Accommodation
  • 2.6.1.Special Treatment
  • 2.6.2 Capacitiy of reception and accomodation facilities
  • 2.6.3 Names and addresses of reception and accommodation centres
  • Possible changes abd development
  • 2.7. Means of Subsistence
  • 2.7.1. Possible changes
  • 2.8. Access to Education
  • 2.8.1. Possible changes
  • 2.9. Access to the Labour Market
  • 2.9.1. Possible changes
  • 2.10. Access to Health Care
  • 2.10.1.Possible changes
  • 2.11. Rules on Detention and Other Restrictions in Free Movement
  • 2.12. Differences in Treatment According to the Stage of the Asylum Procedure and the Type of Status Sought
  • 2.13. Political Atmosphere Surrounding Refugees and Immigrants
  • 2.13.1.The political debate
  • 2.13.2.International co-operation
  • 2.14. Other Information