The article describes the state of race relations and racism in a number of countries.
Racism of various forms is found in every country on Earth. In different countries, the forms that racism takes may be different for historic, cultural, religious, economic or demographic reasons.
Racism is widely condemned throughout the world, with 175 states signatories of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination as of 7 March 2013 .
See also Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination