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Interviews with patients of the Yekaterinburg TB clinic which is known as “the last way clinic” among its patients.
Public defense. Lena’s story – a success story
“Who’s going to believe us? We’re not people, we’re animals”
HIV Will Claim More Lives Next Year, Because This Year We Won’t Be Heard and We Won’t Be Helped
St. Petersburg activist speaks about Russian drug policy
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Currently, we are collecting money to buy a minibus for a mobile service for people who use drugs in Moscow. You can help us! Please donate on the GlobalGiving website and the link below. You can find a description of our project and donate here.


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July 27th, 2014

The survey was conducted among drug-using clients of the Low-Threshold Service Point (LTSP) that operated in Kaliningrad under the EU-funded project “Taking up Challenge: Developing Services to Contain the Spread of HIV and TB among Injecting Drug Users in Kaliningrad Oblast” between October 2012 and November 2013. The LTSP was established in cooperation between Kaliningrad Drug Treatment Dispensary and the NGO “YLA” in September 2012.


July 15th, 2014

Tuberculosis is a major health threat in Russia, where it is the leading infectious disease killer.The country has the highest rates of multi-drug resistant (MDR) and extremely drug resistant (XDR) tuberculosis in Europe and the third highest in the world. And those rates are climbing.


July 7th, 2014

The report was prepared by Andrey Rylkov Foundation in 2013 and describes the processes around access to HCV treatment in the Russian Federation.


July 4th, 2014

A protest in Moscow within Support don't Punish campaign on 26.06. marking the U.N. International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking has highlighted the ‘torture’ drug users are put through in the Russian criminal justice system


June 30th, 2014

"We began outreach at 7:30pm. As always, it was cold and windy in the outreach area. Right away, a guy came up smiling and asked for alcohol swabs and a pack of insulin syringes. Those who came later weren’t so modest. Everybody wanted ointments, but we had little of them....." - article about ARF and out work in Moscow.


June 27th, 2014

As the world marks the United Nations' International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking on Thursday, millions of drug addicts in Russia have nowhere to go for treatment, and specialists are in despair over the lack of progress in the country's rehabilitation system.


June 25th, 2014

Russian activists, including Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina of the Pussy Riot who have been recently released from prison and witnessed many atrocities of the Russian war on drugs joined the ‘Support. Don’t Punish’ campaign.