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Pro Igual (2013), Hate Crimes in Spain in 2012, Almeria, OSCE-ODIHR Annual Report on Hate Crimes

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Type of publication

Study - qualitative research

Geographical coverage


Area/location of interest

Not applicable - national level

Type of Institution

Civil society organisation


Pro Igual, Centro de Investigaciones en Derechos Humanos

Main Thematic Focus

Hate crime

Target Population

Migrants People with migrant background Refugees & asylum seekers People of African descent & Black Europeans LGBTI

Key findings

National report submitted for the OSCE Annual Report on Hate Crimes stating that notwithstanding some steps taken by the Spanish State to address hate crimes, even despite the simultaneous decrease of net immigrant population, the number of such crimes in Spain does not decrease but continues to steadily rise.

Methodology (Qualitative/Quantitative and exact type used, questionnaires etc)

Qualitative research

Sample details and representativeness

Not available

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