Ilkhom Merazhov and Kamil Odilov have appealed to the European Court of Human Rights.17.02.2014 - 16:04
Misuse of anti-extremism
Here we publish some related articles, papers and news-releases in English.
The following is our review of the primary and most representative events relating to misuse of Russia’s anti-extremist legislation in January 2014.14.02.2014 - 19:06
In Krasnoyarsk on January 24th, 2014, Andrei Dedkov was detained on suspicion of organizing activities for the banned religious association “Nurdzhular”.04.02.2014 - 17:48
Religion rules in Russia: Why does freedom of religion and belief continue to cause conflict in post-Soviet Russia?
This report by Maria Kravchenko is an analytic review of inappropriate enforcement of the anti-extremist legislation based on the SOVA's monitoring conducted in 2012.26.06.2013
SOVA Center for Information and Analysis took part in the the OSCE Dublin Conference on Internet Freedom (June 18-19, 2012). Here we publish the recommendations made by the center’s speaker Natalia Yudina.20.06.2012
UN to Review Russian Federation's Report on Discrimination in the Country, with Alternative Report by NGOs including Sova Center
On February 12, 2013, at the 82nd Session of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), the Committee held an interactive dialogue with non-governmental organizations about the situation in the Russian Federation. Representatives of ADC Memorial, Sova Center, the International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR), and the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) who had compiled a non-government report on the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination in Russia took part in the discussion.14.02.2013
Briefing points on article 18, 19, 20 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the problem of misuse of the counteraction to extremism in Russia October 15-16, 2009
On October 15, 2009, UN Human Rights Committee examined the sixth periodic report of the Russian Federation on measures taken to implement the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. We publish the briefing points of the SOVA Center for Information and Analysis.16.10.2009
On May 25-26, 2009, in Brussels, the SOVA Center, as a part of a group of Russian human rights NGOs, participated in the EU/Russian Federation human rights consultations. We publish the talking points of the SOVA Center representative.29.05.2009