Russia

ICNL’s resources and information on Russia.

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Civic Freedom Monitor

Russia

Last updated: 10 August 2020

On April 1, 2020, a new law gave the prime minister the power to declare a nationwide state of emergency o [...]

Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index

The index, funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development for twenty years, documents the development of civil society in seventy-one countries around the world, including Russia. ICNL and FHI 360 work with local partners to produce the index annually.

Global Grantmaking Country Notes

In partnership with the Council on Foundations, ICNL maintains reports on thirty-four countries that help U.S grantmakers undertake equivalency determinations for foreign grantees. The reports in this series describe the legal frameworks for nonprofit organizations and provide translations of relevant legislative provisions.

Resources

FARA’s Double Life Abroad

FARA’s Double Life Abroad
Around the world, governments are constraining civil society and dissent. A common tactic of these governments is to enact legislation ... Read More

News

Russian Bill targeting foreign-funded NGOs is approved

Russian Bill targeting foreign-funded NGOs is approved

On June 29, 2012, a group of seven deputies submitted to the Russian Duma the draft law Introducing Amendments to ... Read More
Russian Non-Commercial Organizations Law amended

Russian Non-Commercial Organizations Law amended

On July 17, 2009, Russian President Medvedev signed amendments to Federal Law No. 7-FZ of January 12, 1996, “On Non-Commercial ... Read More
ICNL, LLC receives award

ICNL, LLC receives award

In late December 2007, ICNL, LLC in Russia was granted an award by the Charity Commission of the Russian Public ... Read More

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