Archive for October, 2014
Statement by YABLOKO’s Political Committee, 30.10.2014 Submitted by Grigory Yavlinsky Russia’s aggressive policy towards Ukraine is central in the anti-European policies of the Russian authorities. The annexation of Crimea and transfer of the Russian arms to the so-called “separatists”, sending volunteers there, propaganda and military support from Russia – all of this fits into the […]
Synopsis of Grigory Yavlinsky’s speech at Forum 2000, Prague, on October 13, 2014, 14.00 Forum 2000* Prague, October 12 – 15, 2014 1. I and my political supporters are strongly against the present Russia’s policies towards Ukraine: we are against the war between Russia and Ukraine. We do not agree with the annexation of Crimea, […]
Press Release, 29.10.2014 YABLOKO leaders and activists participated in the annual memorial action commemorating the victims of political reprisals during Stalin’s period. The action was organised by the Memorial human rights group on the threshold of October 30, the Day of Political Prisoners, established in 1974 by Soviet political prisoners who conducted hunger strikes and […]
Announcement, 28.10.2014 On October 29 YABLOKO leaders and activists will participate in the memorial action commemorating the victims of political reprisals during Stalin’s period. 30,000 people were shot in Moscow in 1937-1938.
Press Release, 23.10.2014 The Committee Against Xenophobia (YABLOKO is a member of) will participate in preparing a report for PACE on the situation with small and indigenous peoples. Such a proposal was made to the Committee at the round table “Preparing for Monitoring of the Rights of Small and Indigenous Peoples in the Russian Federation” […]
Posted: October 27th, 2014 under Human Rights, YABLOKO Against Nationalism, Extremism and Xenophobia.
Press release, 26.10.2014 YABLOKO participated in a rally in support of education. More than two hundred participants stood against the merger and closure of schools for special needs children, for eseblishment of free extended daycare groups and demanded the resignation of head of the Moscow department of education Issak Kalina.
Press Release, 22.10.2014 The Regional Council of the Moscow branch of the YABLOKO party demands from the government to Moscow to abolish its plans on urgent reduction of the number of hospitals and the total number of beds, runs the statement adopted by the Regional Council.
Press release, 22.10.2014 The activists of the Nizhny Novgorod branch of YABLOKO participated in an action called “Animals aren’t clothes” on October 19.
YABLOKO-ALDE International Conference Liberal Values Versus a Conservative trend in politics and public life in Europe Grigory Yavlinsky, YABLOKO founder
YABLOKO-ALDE International Conference Liberal Values Versus a Conservative trend in politics and public life in Europe Sir Graham Watson, President of the ALDE party
Video – YABLOKO-ALDE International Conference “Liberal Values Versus a Conservative trend in politics and public life in Europe”
12.10.2014 YABLOKO-ALDE International Conference Liberal Values Versus a Conservative trend in politics and public life in Europe Sir Graham Watson, President of the ALDE party
Systemic Change, Economic Reforms, and Democracy: What Have We Learned? | 2014 Forum 2000 Ukraine: Perspectives for a Democratic Future in Europe? | 2014 Forum 2000
12.10.2014 Dear friends, I welcome all the participants of the “Conference on liberal values and conservative trends in politics and society”. It is indeed an important conference, because in current conditions it is not only important, but I can even say courageous and ethic act to discuss such problems in Russia.
Press Release, 20.10.2014 The Blagoveshchensk branch of YABLOKO participated in a rally in support of the journalists who had been attacked by dog hunters and demanded to cancel the municipal contracts with dog hunters company.
LI, 23.19.2014 With five members of the European Commission, including one Vice President, the European liberal democrats will be part of the governing body of the European Union for the next 5 years. The liberal team in the Commission, which includes 4 women, has been voted and confirmed this week by the European Parliament.
Press Release, 18.10.2014 Grigory Yavlinsky’s advisor Semyon Burd collected 24807 signatures against closure of the children’s hospital in the Izmaylovo district, Moscow, and fawarded them to the Presidential Administration.
Statement by YABLOKO Chairman, 14.10.2014 On October 10 a journalist, radio and TV reporter, ex editor-in-chief of the Crimean radio station “Electron” Valeri Donskoy died with pneumonia in Moscow. Valeri had been working in Ukraine for the past months and was captured in Eastern Ukriane at the end of September.
Press Release, 15.10.2014 The foundation of true peace between Russia and Ukraine can become only the solidarity of their goals which are the movement to Europe. This was the statement made by the YABLOKO founder Grigory Yavlinsky at the international conference “Forum 2000” which took place in Prague. Yavlinsky claims that Europe needs integration with […]
Liberal International, 15.10 2014 Liberal International’s Vice President, Baroness Kishwer Falkner, and LI Secretary General, Emil Kirjas, have addressed an international conference in Moscow on ‘liberal values versus a conservative trend in public and political life in Europe’, co-organised by LI full member, Yabloko, and LI cooperating organisation, ALDE Party.
The ALDE party, 13/10/2014 Why does a truly global economy need liberal values? Where will the growing conservative trends in Russia and Europe take us? Is the world again centred on power politics?