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Religion: Persons belonging to minorities face legal and practical obstacles in exercising or manifesting their religion or belief?

Key Area:
Public Life, Culture, Sport & Media
Discrimination, Equality
21/12/2011 - 16:55
Short Answer

No legal obstacles. Some cases of practical obstacles

Qualitative Info

In legal terms the Spanish Constitution grants the freedom of religious practice but, however, in some cities it has been forbidden to use the burka in public places. In other cities the muslim community has being socially rejected and even in some townhalls when they tried to build a mosque.

Groups affected/interested Migrants, Refugees, Roma & Travelers, Ethnic minorities
Type (R/D)
Key socio-economic / Institutional Areas Religion
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