Archive for 'Regional policies and Local Self-Governing'
On 23-26 March, Galina Shirshina, Yabloko Chair adviser, made a working visit to Omsk Video, 28.03.2017 Adviser to Yabloko Chairperson Galina Shirshina gave a lecture on local self government at an urban development forum in Omsk. She spoke about the history of local self government, its role and significance, characterised the current situation with local […]
Press release, 17.12.206 On Saturday, December 17, the All-Russia forum of YABLOKO’s deputies took place in Moscow. Deputies of regional parliaments and municipal deputies from the YABLOKO party shared their experience and discussed the plan of legislative work, local self-government problems and other issues. YABLOKO leaders and guest experts joined the discussion as well.
Press release, 30.11.2015 On November 29, the enlarged session of the Regional Council of the Moscow region branch of YABLOKO took place.
Argumenty.ru, Valentina Karelova, 02.06.2015 Mayor of Petrozavodsk [the capital of the Republic of Karelia] Galina Shirshina doesn’t rule out that during the session of the City Council, which will take place on 3 June, deputies can go beyond giving low estimation to her work. Nevertheless, she is not going to rest on oars and is […]
Press Release, 14.04.2014 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin had a working visit to North Ossetia and Ingushetia on April 11-13. He laid a wreath at the monument to 2004 Beslan victims, had a meeting with the activists and participated in the conference where the new chair of the Ingushetia branch of YABLOKO was elected.
Posted: April 16th, 2014 under Human Rights, Regional policies and Local Self-Governing, YABLOKO Against Nationalism, Extremism and Xenophobia.
Sergei Mitrokhin: amendments to the law on local self-government would benefit only the ruling United Russia party
Press Release, 15.04.2014 Today YABLOKO activists held a series of one-person picketing (which does not require a special permit from the Moscow authorities) against the amendments to the law “On the General Principles of Local Self-Government” by the State Duma. The activists held a poster “MPs, leave local self-government alone!” YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin also […]
Press Release, April 11, 2014 YABLOKO’s activists conducted a picket against the reduction of suburban commuter trains earlier today. Secretary of YABLOKO’s Political Committee Galina Mikhaleva participated in the action.
Statement by the YABLOKO party, 10.04.2014 Draft Federal Law № 469827-6 “On Amending the Federal Law “On General Principles of Local Self-Government in the Russian Federation” has been submitted to the State Duma. The draft law was developed by the working group of the All-Russia Local-Self-Governance Council and the Congress of Municipalities in implementation of […]
Vysota, 09.03.2014 Chair of the Volgograd branch of YABLOKO Galina Boldyreva hit the top 10 as the bravest woman politician. On the International Women’s Day the journalists of a news agency remembered the women who distinguished themselves by unusual actions. Not only well-known politicians of Volgograd but ordinary women also entered the list.
Statement by the Russian United Democratic Party YABLOKO from January 31, 2014, 07.02.2014 Another local government reform has been initiated in Russia by the federal authorities and President of Russia Vladimir Putin. Its key issues have been already announced as follows: elimination of elected local governments on the level of cities and regions, including those […]
Press Release, January 14, 2014 Member of YABLOKO’s Federal Council, member of the Non-parliamentary Parties’ Council in the Omsk region Elena Mitrofanova entered the working group on the provision of access to preschool education in the region. Elena Mitrofanova will represent the interests of the society in this organisation.
Press Release, December 25, 2013 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin visited Ulyanovsk where he had a meeting with small and medium-sized business owners, discussed the YABLOKO’s agenda with representative of the party’s regional branch, gave an interview to the local mass media and had a meeting with Governor of the Ulyanovsk Region Sergei Morozov.
Press Release, December 23, 2013 Deputy Chair of the Arkhangelsk branch of YABLOKO Polina Shubina became winner of the award “Dot the i” in the nomination “The Politician of the Year” established by the political club “Points of view” and the Primorsky Territory Youth Council.
Sergei Mitrokhin: Vladimir Putin has not proposed any strategy for Russia’s development in his address to the Federal Assembly
Press Release, December 12, 2013 Instead of presenting of a development strategy for Russia to the society, Vladimir Putin acted as an economic manager, Sergei Mitrokhin said. Vladimir Putin “even did not touch on the major problems of the country. Obviously, a very low level of non-resource exports is due … to the fact that […]
Press Release, November 27, 2013 Head of YABLOKO faction in the Legislative Assembly of the Pskov Region Lev Shlosberg proposed amendments to the project of the regional budget. The deputy told the journalists that he was ready to make amendments to the profit tax and individual income tax.
On April 22, the Vladikavkaz Court declared unlawful the refusal of the Ministry of Justice Department in North Ossetia-Alania Republic to register the regional branch of the YABLOKO party in the Republic. “The refusal of the Ministry of Justice Department in North Ossetia-Alania Republic to register the regional branch of the YABLOKO party should be […]