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STOP POLICE VIOLENCE AND MASSIVE VIOLATIONS OF FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN RIGHTS
STOP POLICE VIOLENCE AND MASSIVE VIOLATIONS OF FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN RIGHTS
Statement by Russian human rights defenders In recent days, we have witnessed a new wave of lawlessness and repression by the authorities against Russian citizens.…
Submission of information on the situation in Russia to the UN Human Rights Committee
Submission of information on the situation in Russia to the UN Human Rights Committee
Прочитать новость на русском In May 2020 in the view of consideration by the UN Human Rights Committee the report of Russia on the realization…
Announcement of office telephone number change
Announcement of office telephone number change
We would like to inform you that we have changed our telephone number to +7 (812) 309-26-69. Please update our contact information in your address books. Thank you!
Ruling of Justice Court
Ruling of Justice Court
On 26 May 2015 Citizens’ Watch proved its case in court against the accusations of allegedly having submitted a wrong report on the sources and…
Citizens' Watch has received a notice from the Prosecutor's Office
Citizens' Watch has received a notice from the Prosecutor's Office
Citizens’ Watch has received a notice from the Prosecutor’s OfficeSee below the translation of the Notice of Violation.Citizens’ Watch wishes a happy New Year to…
Court reporting in Russia and Europe
Court reporting in Russia and Europe
On December 1st 2014, a seminar “Court Reporting in Russia and Europe” was held in Saint Petersburg. Journalists and lawyers were invited to take part in the event,…
School of Court Reporting opens in St Petersburg
School of Court Reporting opens in St Petersburg
On 7 – 8 November, Saint Petersburg was host to the first seminar of the School of Judiciary Journalism, organized by Citizens’ Watch and the…
Commemoration Day in honour of the Victims of Political Repression
Commemoration Day in honour of the Victims of Political Repression
On the 30th of October, victims of repression during the Soviet era will be remembered and honoured all over Russia as part of Commemoration Day.…
Final conference: Legal assistance for vulnerable groups provided by NGOs
Final conference: Legal assistance for vulnerable groups provided by NGOs
On the 26th of September, Citizens Watch and the Institute of Law named after Prince P.G. Oldenburgsky hosted a conference “The potential of non-governmental organisations…
Violence and Safety
Violence and Safety
On 3 September 2014, the anniversary of the tragic events in Beslan in 2004, activists of Citizens’ Watch ran a session on “Violence and Safety”…
Hate speech in schools
Hate speech in schools
On 27 August 2014, representatives of Citizens’ Watch discussed the subject of hate speech and a-social behaviour of teenagers with the teachers of college 384…
The Academy of Justice’s Discussion on the interaction of courts and journalists
The Academy of Justice’s Discussion on the interaction of courts and journalists
On June 16th in the North-West Branch of the Russian Academy of Justice held a seminar on “Legislative Frameworks and Technological Cooperation between Courts with…
“Citizens Watch’s” open-door days
“Citizens Watch’s” open-door days
“Citizens Watch” took part in the NGO Open-Door Week, held in St. Petersburg from the 5th to the 11th of June. Meetings were held on…
Free legal aid in Finland and Russia: Experiences and Prospects
Free legal aid in Finland and Russia: Experiences and Prospects
On June 6th the Consulate General of Finland in St. Petersburg hosted a long-awaited seminar on “Free Legal Aid in Finland and Russia.” These were…
Students paint over hate symbols around their school
Students paint over hate symbols around their school
On May 30th students from school № 230 and volunteers from “Citizens Watch” helped to remove hate symbols that had been gratified onto buildings. It…