In a joint statement to the UN Human Rights Council of 27 June 2018, 52 (XX) civil society organizations raise their concerns about the trend...

Members of the Civic Solidarity Platform condemn the December 19 raid by plain-clothed Russian police on the premises of the Human Rights House-Voronezh. Coming on the...

Helsinki movement: a source of inspiration, solidarity and strength By Brigitte Dufour, IPHR Director It is an honour for me to take part in the 35th...

Russia’s record of racial discrimination is up for review by the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. On Thursday 14 and Friday...

On July 6, the State Duma of the Russian Federation passed in the first reading a package of amendments to existing legislation that would...

We, the undersigned members of the Civic Solidarity Platform, call on the Russian appellate court, upon the filing of an appeal, to uphold Russia’s...

Today Russia's Constitutional Court rejected a civil society petition to recognize the so-called Foreign Agents Law from 2012 as unconstitutional. In another decision today, a St. Petersburg...

A new report entitled “The Judicial Dimension of the NGO crackdown – The Application of the Foreign Agents Act by Russian Courts” summarizes the findings of...

Last December participants of the Civil Society Parallel Conference issued recommendations to OSCE participating states, political bodies and institutions prior to the OSCE Ministerial...

Russian human rights activists have called on the European Union to step up pressure on Moscow to reverse its policy of crackdown on independent...