Archive for April, 2017
It is time to correct political errors Grigory Yavlinsky Facebook page, 21.04.2017 Everything is very serious with Crimea. Even France is discussing it a couple of days before its presidential elections. One of the top candidates, François Fillon, suggests holding an international conference on the Crimea. These proposals were expressed earlier: by British parliamentarians, by […]
The Pskov Department of the Anti-Monopoly Service filed a case on cartel agreement between the administration of Pskov and two “twin” companies of the brothers Kukhi and Kolpakov
Press Release, 21.04.2017 Lev Shlosberg, MP from the YABLOKO party of the Pskov Region Legislative Assembl, applied to the Office of the Federal Antimonopoly Service for the Pskov region asking the Service to institute proceedings under Article 16 of the Federal Law “On Protection of Competition” (prohibition of restricting competition agreements or concerted actions) in […]
The Moscow branch of YABLOKO held pickets by the State Duma against the Moscow government’s “housing renovation programme” depriving Muscovites of their private property
Press Release, 20.04.2017 On 20 April, activists of the Moscow branch of YABLOKO held a series of one-person pickets by the State Duma protesting against the draft law initiated by Moscow government on “housing renovation” which the State Duma had to consider in the first reading. The law deprives Muscovites of their private property right, […]
Liberal International, 20.04.2017 In aftermath of the news homosexual concentration camps have been established in Chechnya – which met LI’s and worldwide condemnation – Russian LI member party, Yabloko, has expressed “serious concern about the threats of physical violence from the Chechen Republic” directed at the journalists of Novaya Gazeta, the newspaper that published the […]
Other Russian regions should adopt the regional budget law built on the model of Grigory Yalvinsky’s budget law developed for St.Petersburg
Press Release, 14.04.2017 This week, the Legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg adopted in the third reading amendments to the law on the budget process, developed by the Grigory Yalvinsky, Chairman of the Federal Political Committee of YABLOKO and ex-MP of the Legislative Assembly of St.Petersburg. The amendments will improve budgetary discipline and effectiveness of budget […]
Posted: April 19th, 2017 under YABLOKO's faction in St.Petersburg Legislative Assembly.
Press Release, 18.04.2017 The Public Chamber of the city of Pskov proposed to develop a municipal program People’s Budget. It envisages collection of proposals from the city residents (for example, on the necessary road repairs, improvement of streets, yards and buildings, opening of playgrounds and sports grounds for children). The initiators of the project offer […]
Press Release, 18.04.2017 On 17 April, Tatyana Nagibina, Chair of the Omsk branch of YABLOKO, and activists of the regional party branch conducted picketing demanding from the city authorities to clean the city and create a favourable environment for city residents.
Statement by the YABLOKO party, 14.04.2017 The Russian United Democratic Party YABLOKO is seriously concerned about the threats of physical violence from the Chechen Republic after the publication in Novaya Gazeta [on violence and murders of LGBT people in Chechnya].
YABLOKO leader spoke at the 4th Congress of the Russian Association of Political Consultants Press Release, 14.04.2017 “The responsibility of the opposition is to peacefully and lawfully achieve a change of power and the system in the country”, YABLOKO leader Emilia Slabunova said at the 4th Congress of the Russian Association of Political Consultants. The […]
Press release, 13.04.2017 Chair of the Volgograd branch of Yabloko Galina Boldyreva called for the resignation of the governor at the rally against the deterioration of the social and economic situation in the region.
Press release, 13.04.2017 On 13 April, a dispute between professor of European University Dmitry Travin and professor of the Higher School of Economics Andrei Zaostrovtsev will take place will take place as part of School of modern politics conducted by the St. Petersburg branch of Yabloko.
Liberal International, 13.04.2017 Following news that there have been mass killings and targetter represessions against LGBTI people in Chechnya, the Chairman of LI LGBTI Rights Working Group Frank Van Dalen has called for international condemnation of the barbaric actions of the Russian government.
Yabloko Anti-Corruption Policy Centre revealed collusion in the provision of PR services for the Rostov regional authorities
Press Release, 11.04.2017 The Yabloko Anti-Corruption Policy Centre found signs of collusion between suppliers (a cartel) in public procurement to cover the work of the Governor, the Legislative Assembly and other authorities of the Rostov Region in the mass media for the amount of 158.5 million rubles (approximately 2.3 million Euro). Most of the state […]
Statement by YABLOKO’s Federal Political Committee 12.04.2017 It is already three years that famous scholar Yury Pivovarov, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, has been under investigation, although the absurdity of the cases against him is obvious.
By Grigory Yavlinsky Grigory Yavlinsky web-site, 08.04.2017 How can it be still unclear to someone that Syria is a trap for Russia? Russia was led into the Syrian trap by the stupidity of Russian foreign policy, its short-sightedness and adventurousness. Any further steps targeted at escalation of Russia’s military actions in Syria only aggravate our […]
Press release, 10.04.2017 Yabloko made a decision to open the Candidates Support Centre as part of preparation for local elections in Moscow, which will take place in September 2017. The Centre will function within Yabloko’s campaign headquarters.
Press release, 11.04.2017 On 10 April, the Omsk branch of Yabloko participated in picketing for the rights of persons with disabilities. About 30 people took part in the action.
10.04.2017 You are a unique example of commitment to your principles, moral ideals of the Russian culture, human rights and protection of human dignity YABLOKO and all who share our views on Russia’s transformation are happy to congratulate Grigory Yavlinsky on his birthday!
Press release, 10.04.2017 On 8 April, the Nizhny Novgorod branch of Yabloko conducted an action against military conscription and and for the professional army.
Press release, 10.04.2017 On April 9, the Rostov branch of Yabloko held a picket for abolition of military conscription and transfer to a professional army. Chair of the regional party branch Irina Safronova and leader of the regional branch of Yabloko Youth Andrei Sklyarov took part in the action.