2019.01 50 years ban to enter to the Russian Federation for another indigenous peoples’ rights defender who protected community rights on lands and resources

Another human rights defender who protected the rights of indigenous peoples of the Russian Federation Johannes Rohr received recently the decision of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) to ban entry to the Russian Federation until 2069. Johannes Rohr, a German by nationality, worked for a long time as a coordinator of human rights programs … Continue reading 2019.01 50 years ban to enter to the Russian Federation for another indigenous peoples’ rights defender who protected community rights on lands and resources

2018.12 Russian Authorities Cover Snow in White Paint to Hide Signs of Pollution, Reports

Authorities in the coal-mining Siberian region of Kemerovo have reportedly covered up snow with white paint to hide evidence of soot and ash pollution. Footage published by local media Monday showed a woman's hands becoming coated in white paint after she reached out to brush a snow bank outside a municipal recreation center in the … Continue reading 2018.12 Russian Authorities Cover Snow in White Paint to Hide Signs of Pollution, Reports

2018.12 Oliver Loode “When I’m ninety-nine”

Oliver Loode - is an activist of the international Finno-Ugric movement and Member of United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) for the term 2014-2016. This Thursday (13.12.2018) I was on the way to Russia, to attend a Finno-Ugric language activism seminar in the town of Kingissep (Leningrad Oblast). At the Ivangorod border crossing station I was … Continue reading 2018.12 Oliver Loode “When I’m ninety-nine”

2017 Reflections on the influence of the current political development in Russia on indigenous peoples’ land rights by Rodion Sulyandziga and Dmitry Berezhkov

2017 Reflections on the influence of the current political development in Russia on indigenous peoples land rights by Rodion-Sulyandziga and Dmitry Berezhkov.pdfСкачать 2017 Indigenous Peoples Rights and Unreported Struggles. Conflict and Peace.pdf Reflections on the Influence of the Current Political Development in Russia on Indigenous Peoples’ Land Rights at Columbia Academic Commons oil, Кечимов С.В., ОАО … Continue reading 2017 Reflections on the influence of the current political development in Russia on indigenous peoples’ land rights by Rodion Sulyandziga and Dmitry Berezhkov

2015.10 Alexandra Artieva November 2014 Assembly of Sami people of Murmansk region: Congress or Conference. Opinion of a delegate

In November 2014 a big event with the participation of government officials and Sami legal representatives took place.This event is currently referred to as the Third Sami Congress, but I fundamentally disagree with this statement, and there are strong reasons why: In 2008 Sami people held their First Congress, in 2010 – the Second Congress. … Continue reading 2015.10 Alexandra Artieva November 2014 Assembly of Sami people of Murmansk region: Congress or Conference. Opinion of a delegate

2017.12 Berezhkov Dmitry “One hundred years of the Sami self-determination in Russia”

Berezhkov Dmitry - master student of the Arctic University of Norway/University of Tromsø.  I have been living together with Sami people at the Far West edge of the gigantic Eurasia continent for so many years but still wonder their remarlable ability to produce wonderfull stories. I think some people have already read the post of Valentina … Continue reading 2017.12 Berezhkov Dmitry “One hundred years of the Sami self-determination in Russia”

2018.02 Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 30th Session of the Universal Periodic Review by Anti-Discrimination Center “Memorial” and Russian LGBT Network

2018.02 Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 30th Session of the Universal Periodic Review by Anti-Discrimination Center Memorial and Russian LGBT Network Indigenous peoples rights, UN, Universal Periodic Review, Memorial center, centre, alternative report, parallel information 

2017.11 Atle Staalesen “This dark shadow over the Russian Arctic comes from coal”

Atle Staalesen – is a Norwegian journalist and Director of the Independent Barents Observer. In 2002, he founded the Barents Observer and was an editor until 2009. In 2015 along with the rest of the newspaper crew he established the Independent Barents Observer as an independent and non-profit stock company. Atle has a degree in Russian studies from the University … Continue reading 2017.11 Atle Staalesen “This dark shadow over the Russian Arctic comes from coal”

2014 Frederica Prina. Protecting the Rights of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples in the Russian Federation: Challenges and Ways Forward. Report of Minority Rights Group Europe

2014 Frederica Prina. Protecting the Rights of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples in the Russian Federation Original report at the Minority Rights Group Europe web-page: Frederica-Prina, Report, Minority Rights Group Europe, Indigenous Peoples rights, analysis 

2017 Shadow report. Indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. Reference 4th state report (2916) of the Russian Federation. By IWGIA, INFOE, ENIP

2017 Shadow report. Indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. Reference 4th state report (2916) of the Russian Federation. By IWGIA, INFOE, ENIP.pdf Alterative report, Shadow, Parallel information to the Council of Europe, Совет Европы, альтернативный отчет, IWGIA, INFOE, ENIP, FCNM, Framework Convention for the protection of … Continue reading 2017 Shadow report. Indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. Reference 4th state report (2916) of the Russian Federation. By IWGIA, INFOE, ENIP

2017.07 Parallel Information to CERD. Discrimination against indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. Reference: 23rd to 24th periodic reports of the Russian Federation. CERD 93rd Session (31 July to 15 August 2017) by IWGIA, INFOE, Revival of Kazas & ENIP

2017.07 Parallel Information to CERD. Discrimination against indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. Reference: 23rd to 24th periodic reports of the Russian Federation. CERD 93rd Session (31 July to 15 August 2017) by IWGIA, INFOE, ENIP.pdf CERD, UN Committee on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial … Continue reading 2017.07 Parallel Information to CERD. Discrimination against indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. Reference: 23rd to 24th periodic reports of the Russian Federation. CERD 93rd Session (31 July to 15 August 2017) by IWGIA, INFOE, Revival of Kazas & ENIP

2017.02 Parallel Information on economic, social and cultural rights of indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. By IWGIA, INFOE

2017.02 Parallel Information on economic, social and cultural rights of indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. By IWGIA, INFOE.pdf Доклад, отчет, report, России, Russian Federation, to UN, в ООН, Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам, UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (OHCHR), права человека, … Continue reading 2017.02 Parallel Information on economic, social and cultural rights of indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. By IWGIA, INFOE

2017.02 Alternative report on the Russian Federation’s Implementation of the International Convenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in connection with the Consideration of the Sixth Periodic State Report (2016) of the Russian Federation (by Anti-discrimination Centre Memorial)

2017.02 Alternative report on the Russian Federation Implementation of the International Convenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (by Memorial).pdf Доклад, отчет, report, России, Russian Federation, to UN, в ООН, Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам, UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (OHCHR), права человека, human rights, нарушения, государственная политика, state policy, ООН, … Continue reading 2017.02 Alternative report on the Russian Federation’s Implementation of the International Convenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in connection with the Consideration of the Sixth Periodic State Report (2016) of the Russian Federation (by Anti-discrimination Centre Memorial)

2017.10 Комитет ООН по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам. Заключительные замечания по шестому периодическому докладу РФ

2017.10 Комитет ООН по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам. Заключительные замечания по шестому периодическому докладу РФ.pdf 2017.10 UN UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. Concluding observations on the sixth periodic report of the Russian Federation.pdf Доклад, отчет, report, России, Russian Federation, to UN, в ООН, Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам, UN Committee … Continue reading 2017.10 Комитет ООН по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам. Заключительные замечания по шестому периодическому докладу РФ

2016.09 Шестой периодический доклад Российской Федерации в Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам ООН

2016 Шестой периодический доклад Российской Федерации в Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам ООН.pdf 2016 Sixth periodic report of the Russian Federation to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.pdf Доклад, отчет, report, России, Russian Federation, to UN, в ООН, Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам, UN Committee on Economic, Social and … Continue reading 2016.09 Шестой периодический доклад Российской Федерации в Комитет по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам ООН

2017.10 NGO Submission to the Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Mechanism. Rights of indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. UPR 30th session (Apr-May 2018) by IWGIA and INFOE

NGO Submission to the Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Mechanism Rights of indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation UPR 30th session  (Apr-May 2018)  5th October 2017 Submitted on behalf of the following organisations:   Introduction This submission has been prepared by IWGIA, the International Work … Continue reading 2017.10 NGO Submission to the Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Mechanism. Rights of indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation. UPR 30th session (Apr-May 2018) by IWGIA and INFOE

2014 Price (the film about the destruction of the Shor village Kazas by coal mining companies in Kemerovo region)

The film director - Viacheslav Krechetov  - a member of the civic organisation “Revival of Kazas and the Shor people” (Kemerovo region) Kazas is a now defunct hamlet of indigenous Shor people, wholly surrounded by open cast mining sites. In the years before its final destruction, it had approximately 80 inhabitants. Before the arrival of mining, … Continue reading 2014 Price (the film about the destruction of the Shor village Kazas by coal mining companies in Kemerovo region)

2017.10 Pavel Sulyandziga Statement. 19-20 Oct. 2017. Tarty Estonia. Informal meeting of the Working Party on Human Rights (COHOM) / Council of the European Union

Tartu, Estonia 20 October Pavel Sulyandziga - the member of the UN working group on business and human rights, former first vice-president of the Russian Association of indigenous peoples of the North (RAIPON)  Ladies and Gentlemen! Dear Friends! I would like to express my immense gratitude to the leadership of Estonia for the invitation and … Continue reading 2017.10 Pavel Sulyandziga Statement. 19-20 Oct. 2017. Tarty Estonia. Informal meeting of the Working Party on Human Rights (COHOM) / Council of the European Union

2017.10 Laura A. Henry. Indigenous rights in the Russian Arctic: self-determining communities or stakeholders?

Laura A. Henry is an Associate Professor of Government and Legal Studies at Bowdoin College where she teaches courses on contemporary Russian politics, Eastern Europe, the European Union, environmental politics, and social movements and civil society. When indigenous rights are not observed, communities that shift their demands from the state to the corporation may trade in … Continue reading 2017.10 Laura A. Henry. Indigenous rights in the Russian Arctic: self-determining communities or stakeholders?

2017.09 Alternative Report on the Russian Federation’s Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Connection for the 62nd session of the CESCR. September 19 – October 6, 2017 (by Anti-discrimination Centre Memorial)

2017.09 Alternative Report on the Russian Federation Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Connection Russian version: Memorial, Мемориал, альтернативный отчет, доклад, Комитет ООН по экономическим, социальным и культурным правам, UN treaty bodies, Договорные органы ООН, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, OHCHR, Казас, нарушения прав, Суляндзига Р.В., Шорцы, уголь, … Continue reading 2017.09 Alternative Report on the Russian Federation’s Implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Connection for the 62nd session of the CESCR. September 19 – October 6, 2017 (by Anti-discrimination Centre Memorial)