All Posts Tagged With: "Presidential Civil Society Institution and Human Rights Council"

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Panfilova Resigns from HR Council for “Moral and Ethical Reasons”

Elena Panfilova has announced her resignation as a member of the Presidential Council on Human Rights, saying that she will be more useful as a civil activist “considering the changes that are happening in our country.”

Apr 28, 2012 | Continued
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New Kremlin Rights Advisor to Resolve ‘Strategy 31’ Conflict

Russia’s new presidential advisor on human rights has promised to resolve the ongoing conflict between oppositionists and the Moscow city government over protests held in defense of free assembly.

Oct 13, 2010 | Continued
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Pamfilova: Kremlin Enables ‘Endemic Corruption’ in North Caucasus

Human rights advocate Ella Pamfilova held a press conference on Friday to discuss an upcoming presidential meeting with rights representatives and to speak about the causes of the recent surge of violence in the North Caucasus.

Apr 23, 2010 | Continued