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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).

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 Countries that Russia approaches for participating in these or similar “common positions” should be aware of Russia’s outdated, ineffective, unscientific, and repressive drug policy.

February 8th, 2016

Mikhail Golichenko, Senior Policy Analyst, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, about case from Russian which represents one of the clearest examples of how stigma and discrimination against people who use drugs, people living with HIV and people living with TB feed into the state’s inability to ensure an adequate response to TB.

February 2nd, 2016

The submission is written jointly by Harm Reduction International, Eurasian Harm Reduction Network, Andrey Rylkov Foundation for Health and Social Justice and the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network.

October 18th, 2015

In Russia, discriminatory drug policies and their practical applications continue to fuel the spread of HIV by targeting those least able to defend themselves. And we say NO to Russian drug policy. Read more about why and how...

December 2nd, 2012

The Canadian HIV\AIDS Legal Network and Human Rights Watch presented the Andrey Rylkov Foundation (ARF) with the 2012 International Award for Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights. Anya Sarang, President of ARF, accepted the award on the organization's behalf.