Category Archives: NGOs

Legal Update – New Law on “Foreign Agent” NGOs

On July 21, Pres. Putin signed the much-discussed amendments to the Law on Nongovernmental Organizations (or, Noncommercial Organizations as their called in Russian). Given the back-drop of protests and other opposition activity, the new law generated more interest than usual, … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of Western Involvement in Russia

Over the past few years, Western NGOs in Russia have come under increasing pressure to, essentially, go home. It has been almost two years since the spy rock scandal that led to accusations by Moscow that members of the British … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of Western Involvement in Russia

Over the past few years, Western NGOs in Russia have come under increasing pressure to, essentially, go home. It has been almost two years since the spy rock scandal that led to accusations by Moscow that members of the British … Continue reading

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