Heading out of the city center there are many clubs that are open in the wee hours of the night. It is open in the weekend and attracts mostly young people in their late teens. The gay male blood donor controversy is a political issue, shared by political parties, health representatives and LGBT associations. In the march, some participants were seen with a banner "Thank you Verhofstadt! Federal Public Service Justice. Behind the McDonald's located in the city center, there's a club called Tijuana.
This was briefly increased to 18 for same-sex sexual activity between and by the addition and later repeal of article bis to the Penal Code.
This means sterilization is required. Further down the street there is a club called Vikingalso open on Sunday nights. The bill received royal assent on 5 May and went into effect on 1 January Sexual orientation and gender identity protections see below. The first TV personality to publicly come out as gay was singer Will Ferdy nl inwhen the topic was still taboo.
Many Belgian hospitals, the Ghent University Hospital UZ Gent among them, are known for their specialisation in sex reassignment surgery. The latter choice of city was motivated by what is known as "Black Sunday", when the extreme right-wing party Vlaams Blok now Vlaams Belang scored a major electoral victory in Antwerp. These clubs usually attract a crowd in their early twenties. After you've strolled down the Graslei for a lovely meal, by 9 PM the night has only just begun! The and anti-discrimination laws also establish a penalty-enhancement for crimes motivated by hate on the basis of, among others, sex and sexual orientation.