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 in the misuse of Russia's anti-extremist legislation in May 2021.10.06.2021 - 19:30
The following is our review of the primary and most representative events in misuse of Russia's anti-extremist legislation in April 2021.18.05.2021 - 20:55
The following is our review of the primary and most representative events in misuse of Russia's anti-extremist legislation in March 2021.20.04.2021 - 19:20
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 2020.19.04.2021
The following brief review covers the most important legislative innovations and the law enforcement statistics in the period from January to August 2020. Our review is limited only to the part of the legislation and law enforcement practice that we see as leading to an excessive restriction of civil liberties.
Twelve Russian NGOs, including SOVA Center, submitted a brief joint report to the UN Human Rights Committee for preliminary hearings at the upcoming session of the Committee on Russia’s next report on compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. SOVA Center has authored a section on abuses of anti-extremist policies.30.06.2020
Video: Seminar "Prevention of Right-Wing Radical and Religiously Motivated Violent Extremism. In Search of a Positive Experience"
On June 3, 2021, SOVA Center and the Conflict Analysis and Prevention Center held a seminar “Prevention of Right-Wing Radical and Religiously Motivated Violent Extremism. In Search of a Positive Experience.” See the full video of the seminar.16.06.2021
The Prosecutor’s Office brings more charges to make the case appear ‘more serious’.27.05.2021
Recommendations on freedom of expression in Russia presented at the pre-session for the country's 3rd UN Universal Periodic Review
Alexander Verkhovsky presented recommendations on freedom of expression in Russia on behalf of a joint coalition of NGOs at the pre-session for the Russia's 3rd UPR in Geneva.11.04.2018