Domestic Funding for Civil Society in a Non-Democratic Context: The Example of the Presidential Grants in Russia
Palgrave Macmillan, 2022
A Qualitative Study of the Interaction between Human Rights Defenders and Society in Russia: Assessing the Impact of the 'Foreign Agents' Law
, Cosmopolitan Civil Societies 2019 No. 2 P. 1-20
In various world regions, human rights defenders (HRDs) often become targets for smear campaigns that seek to discredit and marginalise them. Russia’s “foreign agents” law which brands NGOs as “foreign agents” – a phrase that carries Soviet-era connotations of a spy or traitor – is just one example of states’ attempts to cultivate an unfavorable ...
Added: November 19, 2019
Новые потребительские практики в условиях цифровизации гражданского общества: теоретико-методологические аспекты (статья 1)
, Социологические исследования 2020 № 11 С. 16-26
Russian civil society (CS) has been repeatedly referred to as weak. However, this conclusion usually takes into account only the NGO sector while leaving out of consideration formally non-organized forms of civic participation. At the same time, the latter sphere has been expanding over the past few years, for the most part, owing to various ...
Added: September 9, 2020