Rights in Russia interview – with Olga Podoplelova, head of litigation at the Russia Behind Bars Foundation

Mary Page talks with Olga Podoplelova, head of Litigation at Russia Behind Bars, a human rights non-profit working to improve conditions for prisoners in Russia and to provide legal and…

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Rights in Russia interview – with Dmitry Makarov, a leading activist with the Moscow Helsinki Group

Mary Page talks with Dmitry Makarov, a leading human rights activist with the Moscow Helsinki Group. Dmitry has worked as co-chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group and as that organisation's…

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Rights in Russia Interview – with Roman Kiselev, head of Legal Programmes at the Moscow Helsinki Group

Mary Page talks with Roman Kiselev, head of Legal Programmes at the Moscow Helsinki Group. Roman Kiselev (pictured right) graduated in political science from the Higher School of Economics in…

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Rights in Russia interview – with Aleksandr Verkhovsky, director of the Sova Centre of Information and Analysis

Mary Page talks with Aleksandr Verkhovsky, director of the Sova Centre for Information and Analysis, a Moscow-based Russian nonprofit organization. The Sova Centre was founded in October 2002 by a…

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Rights in Russia interview – with Anna Sevortian, executive director of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum

Mary Page talks with Anna Sevortian (pictured right), Executive Director of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum. Anna was formerly Russia director for Human Rights Watch (2010-2013) and has extensive experience…

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Rights in Russia Interview – with Jessica Gavron, Legal Director at EHRAC

Mary Page talks with Jessica Gavron, Legal Director at the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre based at Middlesex University in London. She is a UK barrister with extensive experience litigating…

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