Racism and xenophobia
Here we publish some related articles, papers and news-releases in English.
November 5, 2017 saw mass detentions in Moscow in connection with a previously anticipated action put on by the “Artpodgotovka” movement.13.11.2017 - 14:45
The following is our monthly review of instances of xenophobia and radical nationalism, along with government countermeasures, for the month of October 2017. The review is based on material gathered by the SOVA Center over the course of our daily monitoring.09.11.2017 - 18:13
The following is our monthly review of instances of xenophobia and radical nationalism, along with government countermeasures, for the month of September 2017. The review is based on material gathered by the SOVA Center over the course of our daily monitoring.10.10.2017 - 09:41
This report by Natalia Yudina is an analytic review of radical nationalism and counteraction to it based on the SOVA's monitoring (first half of 2017).25.08.2017
Alternative report on Russia presented to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
On August 3 and 4, 2017, during the 93rd session of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), the report of the Russian Federation will be considered.ADC Memorial, Crimea SOS and SOVA Center in collaboration with International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) have submitted an alternative report.21.07.2017
Fare and SOVA publish a monitoring report on the issues of racism and xenophobia in Russian football for the seasons of 2015/16 and 2016/17
The Fare network and SOVA Center for Information and Analysis have published the report which comes a year ahead of the World Cup and covers two seasons – 2015/16 and 2016/17. Download the report on either the Fare or the SOVA website.20.06.2017
SOVA's address and recommendations at the OSCE HDIM working session on tolerance and non-discrimination
SOVA Center for Information and Analysis took part in the 2017 OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting in Warsaw (September 11-22). Here we publish the report made by the center’s speakers at the session "Tolerance and non-discrimination II" on September 14.
In June 2017 the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum published the chapter, “Myths and Background,” from Alexander Osipov’s book, What is Ethnic Discrimination and What Can Be Done?, on its website. The publication discusses and refutes the main myths related to equality and discrimination in Russia. This document is a chapter from a book published by Sova Center in 2012.03.07.2017
ECRI Conclusions on the Implementation of the Recommendations in Respect of the Russian Federation Subject to Interim Follow-Up
On June 7, 2016, the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) released its conclusions on the implementation of a number of recommendations made in its country reports. We publish the conclusions in respect of the Russian Federation.07.06.2016