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24.05.2013
Human Rights House – Voronezh is asking for public support as it faces closure.
15.05.2013
An organisation behind a nature reserve dedicated to the protection of Russia’s cranes has been ordered to register as “a foreign agent” under the country’s July 2012 non-governmental organisation law.
14.05.2013
Three United Nations independent human rights experts today expressed serious concern at the “obstructive, intimidating and stigmatizing effects” brought about by the current implementation in the Russian Federation of the law on ‘non-commercial organizations’ (NCOs), adopted on 21 November 2012
14.05.2013
On 29 April, the Russian delegation at its Universal Period Review at the United Nations stated that it is not illegal to be a foreign agent, there are no repercussions for being considered a foreign agent – the legislation is only there to identify which NGOs receive foreign funding for
29.04.2013
Civil society is challenged in Russia today - and it is relevant to the situation with civil society all over the world.
12.04.2013
Leaders of 66 Russian non-governmental organisations signed a letter to President Vladimir Putin in response to his interview with the German TV company ARD.
25.03.2013
The Civic Solidarity Platform members are alarmed by the mass NGO inspections currently under way in Russia
29.01.2013
The Human rights group “Citizen Army Law” was established in May 2010 by the leaders of the network community of Russian human rights organizations “Citizen and the Army”, which since 2001 has worked to support the development of democratic alternative civil service, and, since 2003 has been impl
20.12.2012
Members of the Civic Solidarity Platform condemn the December 19 raid by plain-clothed Russian police on the premises of the Human Rights House-Voronezh.
11.10.2012
The Public Verdict Foundation (PVF) was set up in February 2004 with a mission to create an environment of intolerance towards any forms of arbitrariness in Russian society, to ensure civilian oversight of law-enforcement bodies and to facilitate the comprehensive reform of the law-enforcement sy
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Human Rights House – Voronezh is asking for public support as it faces closure.

An organisation behind a nature reserve dedicated to the protection of Russia’s cranes has been ordered to register as “a foreign agent” under the country’s July 2012 non-governmental organisation law.

Three United Nations independent human rights experts today expressed serious concern at the “obstructive, intimidating and stigmatizing effects” brought about by the current implementation in the Russian Federation of the law on ‘non-commercial organizations’ (NCOs), adopted on 21 November 2012

On 29 April, the Russian delegation at its Universal Period Review at the United Nations stated that it is not illegal to be a foreign agent, there are no repercussions for being considered a foreign agent – the legislation is only there to identify which NGOs receive foreign funding for

Civil society is challenged in Russia today - and it is relevant to the situation with civil society all over the world.

Leaders of 66 Russian non-governmental organisations signed a letter to President Vladimir Putin in response to his interview with the German TV company ARD.

The Civic Solidarity Platform members are alarmed by the mass NGO inspections currently under way in Russia and express support and solidarity with our Russian colleagues who are affected by this development.

Members of the Civic Solidarity Platform condemn the December 19 raid by plain-clothed Russian police on the premises of the Human Rights House-Voronezh.

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