06.08.2020

I Won’t Have Any Life Without This Land”: Violations of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Resulting from Coal Mining

The open-pit coal mining inflicts irreparable harm to the traditional territories of the Khakas, Shor, and Teleut peoples in Khakasia and Kemerovo Province which makes impossible the traditional relations with the environment and threatens identity, culture, and languages of the indigenous peoples. The report describes the violations of land ...

29.06.2020

Violation of women’s labor rights; persecution of female activists; discrimination of female members of vulnerable groups -female migrants, women from traditional and Muslim communities, and LBT women

Anti-Discrimination Centre “Memorial” and the Russian LGBT Network submitted information about victims of multiple discrimination and violations of women’s rights in the workplace and employment in the Russian Federation to the 78th pre-session of the United Nations’ Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW).

15.05.2020

LGBTI+ in the region of Central Asia: repressions, discrimination, exclusion

Human rights report ADC Memorial with the participation: Кyrgyz Indigo, Human & Art, Kok.Team, Uzbekistan LGBTIQ IG «Equality», IG OAT Kurtuluş and with the support: IG Safe Space, Trans*Coalition in the Post-Soviet Space.

ADC Memorial thanks Human Right defenders, activists, initiative groups, LGBTI+ individuals who, despite the risks, ...

30.04.2020

The list of issues regarding access to fair trial and torture of representatives of ethnic and religious minorities

For the UN Human Rights Committee session 129

Russian Federation
The list of issues regarding access to fair trial and torture
of representatives of ethnic and religious minorities
 

Based on field work and monitoring, ADC Memorial and Citizens’ Watch witness that ethnic and religious minorities in Russia are often become victims of ...

17.03.2020

Alternative information on Ukraine’s implementation of the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

Alternative information by ADC Memorial and Centre for Social and Gender Research (Ukraine) on Ukraine’s implementation of the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women in connection with the review of the state report by the UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women for the ...