are in the MOST Phase I website (1994-2003).
The MOST Phase II website is available at: www.unesco.org/shs/most.
Article 1 [Equality]
All persons in the Netherlands shall be treated equally in equal circumstances. Discrimination on the grounds of religion, belief, political opinion, race, or sex or on any other grounds whatsoever shall not be permitted.Article 6 [Religion, Belief]
(1) Everyone shall have the right to manifest freely his religion or belief, either individually or in community with others, without prejudice to his responsibility under the law.Article 23 [Education]
(3) Education provided by public authorities shall be regulated by Act of Parliament, paying due respect to everyone's religion or belief.[Chapter 9] Additional Articles
The following provision shall remain in force until such time as statutory measures provide otherwise:Note: Further information on the constitutional background of the Netherlands is provided by the International Constitutional Law Project at the University of Wuerzburg.
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