Assistant for the HERstory Programme
Job Offer The EU-Russia Civil Society Forum (CSF) is looking for an assistant for the HERstory programme who will be based at the CSF Secretariat in Berlin. The position will start on September 1st until December 31st 2022, with option of extension, if funds are available. CSF was established in 2011 by non-governmental organisations as a permanent […]
Schengen Zone: Are the Borders Back?
I remember very well March 1995 when Benelux countries, together with Germany, France, Spain, and Portugal, opened their borders in order to implement the Schengen agreement. Wars in Croatia and Bosnia were underway yet another bloody phase of the dissolution of the former Yugoslavia.
Meeting on disinformation took place in Warsaw
The meeting participants discussed strategies to counter the spread of false information, the role of NGOs in popularising methods for detecting and exposing fakes, as well as forming a reliable and complete information picture.
Internship Announcement at the CURE Campaign
The CURE Campaign is looking for an intern who would join our international team between 15 August and 1 September 2022 for the period of three months. The internship will take place mostly online, the intern will be ideally based in Strasbourg, France. Campaign to Uphold Rights in Europe (CURE) is an initiative of 15 leading […]
Online conference “Citizen Science 2.0” will take place on July 28
The concluding conference of the “Citizen Science 2.0” project will take place on 28 July 2022. The conference will be dedicated to summing up the annual “Citizen Science 2.0” project the participants of which: Drew attention to the pertinent issue of air pollution Conducted a series of webinars in Hungary […]
Confronting Memories experts met in Chișinău
On 29 June – 3 July 2022, the Forum’s historical memory and education programme Confronting Memories hosted a meeting in Chișinău, Moldova as part of its project “Talking History, Talking Future”.
A Call to Release Alexey Gorinov and to Stop Political Pressure Against Local Opposition Politicians in Russia
Заявление рабочей группы «Участие граждан в местном самоуправлении» и Правления Гражданского форума ЕС-Россия
Working Group on Public and Inclusive Health conducted a study tour to Istanbul
The meeting was dedicated to how to build effective interaction in the face of changes for civil society in Russia and the restrictions associated with COVID-19.
ECtHR and “foreign agents”: the answer that has been waiting for too long
On 14 June 2022, the ECtHR ruled on the complaint “Ecodefense and Others v. Russia”. The decision had to wait more than nine years. During this time, the legislation on “foreign agents” has significantly expanded, first to the mass media, then to unregistered public associations and individuals.
The fourth “The Last Address” plaque will be inaugurated in Germany
On 8 July 2022, the initiative “The Last Address” of the German Memorial will inaugurate the fourth commemorative plaque in Germany.