Andrey Rylkov Foundation
for Health and Social Justice
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ARF Advocacy:  ARF international advocacy


May 16th, 2018

Presented by Anya Sarang on behalf of the Russian Public Mechanism for Monitoring of Drug Policy Reform at the 30th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Working Group


May 16th, 2018

This report is drafted on behalf of the Russian Public Mechanism for Monitoring of Drug Policy reform by the Andrey Rylkov Foundation for Social Justice and Health with technical assistance of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network.


March 20th, 2018

CRPD recommended Russia to reconsider their approach to drug policy after taking into account the shadow report submitter by Andrey Rylkov Foundation


March 7th, 2018

The European Court of Human Rights has communicated a complaint from the Andrey Rylkov Foundation helping drug addicts. Six years ago, the Russian Federal Drug Control Service found appeals for drug use on their website and banned it.


March 9th, 2017

AFEW International, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, Andrey Rylkov Foundation, IDPC invite you to the side event within the annual meeting of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs to take place on Friday, 17 March 2017 in Vienna.


February 28th, 2017

Anya Sarang, the President of the Andrey Rylkov Foundation, presented to CESCR the Shadow Report in relation to the review of the 6th Periodic Report of the Russian Federation


January 24th, 2017

On 17th of January, 2017, the Shadow Report in relation to the review of the 6th Periodic Report of the Russian Federation (E/C.12/RUS/6) was submitted on behalf of the Russian Public Mechanism for Monitoring of Drug Policy Reform to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR).


April 9th, 2016

ARF, CALN and a number of their partner organizations approached UNAIDS as a co-organizer of EECAAC 2016 asking to share its for mitigating the obvious negative human rights and health consequences of Russia’s non-evidence-based and harmful approach to responding to the epidemic at both the country and regional levels.


March 15th, 2016

In anticipation of UNGASS 2016, Russia is creating international alliances to promote its vision of drug demand and drug supply reduction. Countries that Russia approaches for participating in these or similar “common positions” should be aware of Russia’s outdated, ineffective, unscientific, and repressive drug policy.