This summary report on religious symbols in 15 EU Member States is part of the work by the Independent experts on discrimination on the grounds of religion and belief.
The report outlines the religious composition of the 15 countries, the debates that have been taking place on the issue of religious symbols, and the legal context at Council of Europe, European Union and national levels.
The report was part of the Community Action Programme to Combat Discrimination.
The report was written in July 2004.
The report is available in French only.