On October 12th, 2017, results of the all-Russian survey on potentials for more intensive work with migrants and refugees in Russian law clinics conducted by CSF were presented as part of the VIII All-Russian Legal Clinics Conference in Moscow organised by the Centre for Development of Legal Clinics at the Moscow State University (https://codolc.com/).

Close to 150 participants and representatives of more than 50 legal clinics from all over Russia took part in the conference. One of the focal points of this year’s conference were the legal issues which are faced by migrants and/or refugees and the potential of legal clinics to function as support centres for migrants and refugees residing in Russia. The event was attended by representatives from the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), and others. 

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