Defenders of the rights of aboriginals of Siberia are forced to leave Russia after they faced persecutions

Yana and Vladislav Tannagashev, representatives of the Shor indigenous people from South West Siberia, activists from the non-registered organization “Revival of Kazas and Shor people” were forced to leave Russia with their children and applied for refugee status in a…read more

ADC “Memorial” presents “Wworkers”, a documentary by Tatiana Chistova

Official premiere of the film Vintage Hall of the Center for Contemporary Art Vinzavod, Moscow April 22, 2018 15.00 “Wworkers” is a documentary which was filmed as part of the campaign #AllJobs4AllWomen organized by the Anti-Discrimination Centre “Memorial”. The film…read more

UN experts to formulate questions on Kazakhstan’s implementation of ICESCR

During the 62nd pre-session of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) experts considered implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights by Kazakhstan. Expert of the Anti-Discrimination Centre “Memorial” presented a list of…read more

UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities gave recommendations to the Russian Federation

Following the 19th session in February, the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities published its concluding observations and recommendations in relation to the initial report of the Russian Federation. It is the first time in its history…read more

Gender Discrimination – Jobs Banned for Women

The report Gender Discrimination – Jobs Banned for Women was presented during public hearing at the European Parliament on the discrimination of women in the employment sphere in Eastern Europe and countries of Central Asia. Issued within the campaign of…read more