The side event #CrossborderChildhood: the rights of migrant children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

ADC Memorial invites you to the side event #CrossborderChildhood: the rights of migrant children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia that will take place this Friday, i.e. 20.09.2019 at 13h30 during the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2019 in Warsaw (National…read more

If the Children Aren’t Ours, the Problem’s not Ours

If you go into any store on the eve of a new school year, you’ll immediately see stacks of brightly colored notebooks, pencils, and backpacks featuring the hero of the latest popular cartoon. Children and parents will be running agitatedly…read more

Female transportation workers get the green light, but female firefighters and coal miners must press on in the fight for labor rights

The new list of banned professions for women lifts restrictions in transportation and other spheres, but leaves over 320 of the 456 bans on the existing list in place. ADC Memorial and the campaign #allJobs4AllWomen welcome the first successes for…read more

Russian Authorities Must Put an End to Brutal Repression of Protests

The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and its member organizations, Anti-Discrimination Center Memorial and Citizen Watch, urge Russian authorities to release and drop all charges against peaceful protesters and to allow independent candidates to run in next month’s election…read more

Kuznetsk Basin: Indigenous Peoples Threatened with Extinction

On November 26, 2013, a fire broke out in Yury Kastarakov’s house in the village of Kazas, Myski District, Kemerovo Oblast. The same thing happened in Vladimir Tokmagashev’s house one month later, on December 29. There were no injuries, but…read more