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75 years since the liberation of Mauthausen

  On 5 May, the Americans liberated the Austrian concentration camp, where many Spanish Republicans who were exiled after the civil war, were prisoners Today a database has been opened to the public with information regarding the 9,161 prisoners who were taken to...

SPAIN IN THE WORLD

Among those most committed to cybersecurity

Our country has gone from 19th to 7th in the latest Global Cybersecurity Index of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), a ranking led by the UK, the USA and France.   In a world where the Internet has become the epicentre, not only of global business,...

Spain: the most popular Erasmus destination

  The new season marks the beginning of the new university term which year after year brings a multitude of students to Spain from all over Europe through study programmes such as Erasmus+. According to the latest data from the European Commission – which is in...

Leaders in protected natural sites

One of Spain’s greatest contributions at an international level is its incredible biodiversity. Our country is home to 1,858 habitats and almost 400 species, according to the independent nature conservation association WWF. In addition, our country is the...

A consolidated Justice committed to Human Rights

Spain is one of the countries with the fewest convictions in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) between 1959 and 2018. With a total of 167, of which barely thirty have been added since 2013, according to data from both the ECHR and the report ‘Spain...

Our commitment to the 2030 Agenda

In sustainable development Spain is 21st in the worldAs far away as it may seem, 2030 is just around the corner. Especially if the goal is to meet the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDS) set by the United Nations (UN) to make our planet in a better...

This Is The Real Spain is the blog of Global Spain to spread the word about the real Spain, with its strengths and challenges within and outside our borders. Readers can find these strengths divided up between our three main pillars: democracy, modernity and citizenship. Because Spain is a modern country in which its citizens are the basis for the spectacular progress made in recent decades. And the 40 years of Constitution which we recently celebrated provide us with the perfect lever to remember these successes. Find out more