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Coronavirus has not stopped NGOs

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 health crisis, humanitarian organisations in Spain have restructured their staff and economic resources to ensure that they leave anyone behind   The Red Cross has organised the largest mobilisation of people and resources in...

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Among the best digital public services in the EU

The European Union has just published the 2019 edition of its Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI). It shows that Spain has improved in almost all the key performance indicators, highlighting the variable of digital public services, in which we went...

At the summit of world gastronomy

Spanish gastronomy has once again been recognised internationally as being amongst the best in the world. The prestigious ranking, The World's 50 Best Restaurants, which has just published its latest list, has selected seven Spanish restaurants as being...

A full, consolidated democracy

  Spain is a full, consolidated and modern democracy which gained this status in record time. Due to a tendency of being overly critical, we have forgotten to demonstrate what we have achieved, together as a nation. A country which forty years ago had to shake...

At the tail end of intentional homicides

Security is one of our country's greatest values. This is confirmed by many of the indices produced by the Eurostat statistical office, which collects data from police sources. For example, Spain is the 4th country in the European Union in which fewer...

Spanish health, the best in the world

The Mediterranean diet and the good climate in Spain are undoubtedly two of the most recognised features of the country and a lure for millions of visitors each year. Along with  a sound, efficient health system, they are the keys which have turned us into one of the...

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