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ARF needs your support to continue providing lifesaving health and human rights aid to young disadvantaged drug users on the streets of Moscow, Russia. You can find a description of our project and donate here.


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June 19th, 2015

In May 2015 members of the Russian Civil Society Mechanism for Monitoring of Drug Policy Reforms in Russia, with technical assistance of the Andrey Rylkov Foundation drafted and submitted to the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights a paper named "Russian Drug Policy as a Distorting Reflection of the UN Drug Conventions: Stigmatizing Language, Overreliance on Punitive Restrictions, Indifference to Human Rights, and Obliteration of Science".


June 17th, 2015

Waiting with his rucksack full of clean syringes by a pharmacy in the Moscow suburbs, Maxim Malyshev is fighting a lonely battle on the frontline of Russia's spiralling AIDS epidemic....read AFP article about our harm reduction work on the streets of Moscow.


June 7th, 2015

Since the New Year, the Andrey Rylkov Foundation has begun a new project: events for children whose parents use drugs. This text is about one event ARF recently organized within this project.


May 25th, 2015

Infection rates are set to hit three million, but drug use and unsafe sex - the main causes - are rife. The Guardian on HIV in Russia and the work of our harm reduction project in Moscow.


May 21st, 2015

Former UK Health Secretary Lord Fowler about HIV epidemic in Russia and the work of our Foundation


May 13th, 2015

While we expect to receive support within a new Global Fund HIV program in June – July, we need to hold out until then and at the moment our supplies are running low.


May 2nd, 2015

The acticle about how Russia is trying to suppress the "methadone" applications to the ECtHR at the domestic as well as international level by mounting its pressure on the three applicants.