The Duchy of Brabant is in the low countries of Western Europe. It's Capitol is Ghent. It is a refuge for all fleeing the barbarian hordes that are slaughtering what remains of the Latinium Empire.
The Grand Duke Declared the Duchy of Brabant a free state soon after the Start of the War of Emperors. He had forseen the destruction and death that would follow and spent the 22 years of war preparing his people and his lands for defence. With help from the Gnomeans and a contingent of Avalonian Elves the Stopped the Orcish and goblin babarians in a campaign along the Ardennes border.