Statement of EU-Russia Civil Society Forum to abolish the Law on "Foreign Agents" in Russia
The federal law on non-commercial organizations, who function as «foreign agents» will come into force on November 21, 2012. According to the law, Russian NGOs that receive financial support from abroad and «conduct political activities» will be publicly labelled as «foreign agents». Organisations, which refuse to follow the definition of […]
Светлана Маковецкая (Центр гражданского анализа и независимых исследований«ГРАНИ») о новых формах гражданского участия в России
Жизнь очень рисково, но бьет ключем!
Statement of EU-Russia Civil Society Forum to strengthen Partnership and Cooperation between Russia and European Union
We, participants of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum, are seriously concerned by recent negative trends in the relations between the Russian Federation and the European Union. Visible cooling down of relations between Russia and EU may have long-term consequences, including for civil society on both sides. The third General Assembly […]
Statement of EU-Russia Civil Society Forum on Disclosure of the List of Common Steps
We, the members of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum, appeal to the Russian government and the Council of the European Union to disclose the list of Common Steps towards Visa-free Short-term Travel, the bilateral document between the Russian Federation and the European Union setting out the benchmarks that need to […]
Svetlana Makovetskaya (Center of Civic Analysis and Independant Research"GRANI") on new forms of civic participation in Russia
Life has become risky, but very vivid!