Charged under the “foreign agent” law

An interview for the Russian service of Voice of America with Valentina Cherevatenko << No. 25 (258), 26 June 2017 >> For the first time, criminal charges have been brought for failure to obey the law on “foreign agents,” a law which enables the Russian authorities to attach the label “foreign agent” to organizations which…

Two recent reports

<< No 7 (239) February 2017 >> ♦ Human Rights Resource Centre ♦ We are glad to share with you two recent reports we have published. 1. In November 2016 we published the report Right to privacy VS «Yarovaya package» and its impact on civic engagement. You can download from our web portal an English…

Under Attack

<< Publications, September 2016 >> ♦  Freedom of Association in the Russian Federation  ♦ Olga GNEZDILOVA “Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association. No one may be compelled to belong to an association.” ARTICLE 20, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) Contents Foreword (Rights in Russia) FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION IN…