Municipality of Roquetas de Mar, Almería


Roquetas de Mar is one of Spain's most diverse towns. Over 34% of the population are foreign born and 49% of those are non-EU citizens.

‘Nueva Ciudadanía’ (New Citizens’ project) intends to strengthen the participation of third country nationals in the social and political life of the local society, and improve their access to services. A total of 47 organisations are members of a Forum on Migration and Citizenship that facilitates the interaction between civil society and local authorities.



Principal contact




Ángel San Millán Carrera


Spanish Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia (OBERAXE)