Cherevatenko charged

Reactions in Russia and abroad << No 23, 12 June 2017 >> On 2 June, the founder and chair of the Russian NGO ‘Women of the Don’, VALENTINA CHEREVATENKO, was  formally charged with ‘malicious non-implementation’ of the law on ‘foreign agents’. Cherevatenko is the first Russian citizen to be charged with criminal responsibility under this…

A Woman of the Don

<< Rights in Russia – Events (2017) >> ♦  Valentina CHEREVATENKO speaks in London  ♦ Pushkin Club, Rights in Russia and RAW in WAR proudly invite you to meet a remarkable human rights veteran – Thursday, 9 March, 7.30pm On 11 March, at the “Women of the World” Festival on the Southbank,  Valentina CHEREVATENKO will…

Eight Federal Districts

<< Publications 2016 >> ♦  The Russian Federation ♦ The Eight Federal Districts (2010 population census, in millions and % of whole) 1. CENTRAL RUSSIA – 38.4 million (27%) – Moscow – 11.9 million (8%); Voronezh * 2. VOLGA FEDERAL DISTRICT – 29.9 million (21%) – Nizhny Novgorod – million;  Perm * Yoshkar-Ola * Samara…