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Russian Opposition Leader to Testify at UN Human Rights Forum Tomorrow

GENEVA, February 16, 2020 — Russia's leading anti-corruption activist will put Moscow in the hot seat tomorrow at the United Nations just one week before foreign ministers gather in the same building to open [...]

Russian Political Prisoner Anastasia Shevchenko Honored at 2019 Geneva Summit

https://youtu.be/bUl9v102XXU GENEVA, March 26, 2019 — An empty chair sat on stage at the 2019 Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy in honor of Anastasia Shevchenko, a Russian political [...]

Vladimir Kara-Murza Speaks at 2018 Geneva Summit

Russian democracy dissident Vladimir Kara-Murza receives the Geneva Summit Courage Award at the 10th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy – see quotes below, followed by full prepared remarks. 10th Annual Geneva [...]

Vladimir Kara-Murza Speaks at 2018 Geneva Summit – U.N. Opening

GENEVA, February 19, 2018 – Russian democracy dissident Vladimir Kara-Murza today addressed the United Nations opening of the 10th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy — see quotes below. For links to other [...]

William Browder Speaks at 2018 Geneva Summit

Bill Browder, the CEO of Hermitage Capital who has devoted his life to pursuing the Putin regime's human rights abusers through sanctions legislation, addresses the 10th Geneva Summit for Human Rights [...]