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Human Rights in The Kingdom of Spain

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Spain: Further information: Senate must stop immigration law ...
12 December 2014

The new Law on Public Security, which would modify the immigration law has been passed by the Spanish Congress. It is now up to the Senate to prevent ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/007/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...
19 November 2014

The key value of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) lies in its potential to contribute to tangible improvements in the situation of human rights in the ...

Report       IOR 41/040/2014

Spain: Immigration law amendment will violate rights
31 October 2014

The Spanish government has proposed an amendment to the immigration law that would facilitate automatic and collective expulsion of migrants, refugees ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/006/2014

Dropped anti-abortion bill must usher in better protection of ...
23 September 2014

The abandoning of a draconian anti-abortion bill that threatened the health, dignity and lives of women and girls in Spain is a step in a positive direction ...

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Spain must take prompt steps to address concerns of the ...
9 September 2014

In this written statement to the 27th regular session of the UN Human Rights Council, Amnesty International urges Spain to implement the recommendations ...

Document       EUR 41/004/2014

Spain: Current human rights concerns and a setback in the ...
15 June 2014

In this report, Amnesty International evaluates the implementation of recommendations Spain accepted in its previous UPR review. The organization ...

Report       EUR 41/003/2014

Spain: Women and girls' rights and lives under threat
12 June 2014

The law that guarantees women and girls access to safe and legal abortion services in Spain is at risk of being significantly amended, taking the country ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/002/2014

Amnesty International | Spain: Protests and the suffocating ...
24 April 2014

The excessive use of force by Spanish police and plans to strengthen repressive legislation are a damning indictment of the Spanish government's determination ...

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Spain: The right to protest under threat
24 April 2014

In Spain, the economic crisis, austerity measures and cuts in basic social services have led thousands of people to take to the streets. Despite the ...

Report       EUR 41/001/2014