Andrey Rylkov Foundation
for Health and Social Justice
Русский

Posts with tag «hr» 


May 9th, 2017

Russia is one of the only places in the world where the number of HIV infections is rising. One of the reasons for this is the country’s repressive drug policy.


April 14th, 2017

This interview was recorded during the First Regional Harm Reduction Conference for Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia (CEECA), “Harm Reduction in the New Environment” (April 4-6, 2017, Vilnius).


January 16th, 2017

The Andrey Rylkov Foundation distributes sterile needles to people who use drugs on the streets of Moscow. Now they are facing the Ministry of Justice which is accusing them of being “foreign agents”. Ivan Varentsov explains the case.


September 7th, 2016

Despite a growing HIV epidemic in Russia, groups working to prevent the spread of the virus are worried they will be blacklisted for taking foreign funding.


August 24th, 2016

About the work of harm reduction project in South Africa


June 13th, 2016

Even as a UN conference began last week in New York, taking up the subject of ending AIDS, a Kremlin-backed research institute claimed the West is using HIV and AIDS as part of an "information war" against Russia.


May 24th, 2016

Today we are happy to share the photos of our new minivan and report that it has moved our work to a new level – enabled us to stay longer hours, serve more people, bring more materials and provide better counseling. We are one very happy team!


October 23rd, 2015

We are glad to inform you that the film about our organization produced by our friends Peter Sarosi and Istvan Gabor Takacs from HCLU got the second price at the Health Rights Film Festival Audience Award this week.


October 18th, 2015

Our medical consultant Sonia Fedorova participated in the Lisbon Addictions conference and presented a poster about injection-related disorders among Moscow street drug users.


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.