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Memorandum of Political Alternative, an updated version of 1.03.2019

Memorandum of Political Alternative

YABLOKO's Ten Key Programme Issues


YABLOKO's Political Platform Adopted by the 15th Congress, June 21, 2008

The 18th Congress of YABLOKO

RUSSIA DEMANDS CHANGES! Electoral Program for 2011 Parliamentary Elections.

Key resolutions by the Congress:

On Stalinism and Bolshevism
Resolution. December 21, 2009

On Anti-Ecological Policies of Russia’s Authorities. Resolution of the 15th congress of the YABLOKO party No 253, December 24, 2009

On the Situation in the Northern Caucasus. Resolution of the 15th congress of the YABLOKO party No 252, December 24, 2009


YABLOKO’s Political Committee: Russian state acts like an irresponsible business corporation conducting anti-environmental policies


Overcoming bolshevism and stalinism as a key factor for Russia¦µ™s transformation in the 21st century


On Russia's Foreign Policies. Political Committee of hte YABLOKO party. Statement, June 26, 2009


On Iran’s Nuclear Problem Resolution by the Political Committee of the YABLOKO party. October 6, 2009


Anti-Crisis Proposals (Housing-Roads-Land) of the Russian United Democratic Party YABLOKO. Handed to President Medvedev by Sergei Mitrokhin on June 11, 2009

Brief Outline of Sergei Mitrokhin’s Report at the State Council meeting. January 22, 2010


Assessment of Russia’s Present Political System and the Principles of Its Development. Brief note for the State Council meeting (January 22, 2010) by Dr.Grigory Yavlinsky, member of YABLOKO’s Political Committee. January 22, 2010


Address of the YABLOKO party to President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. Political Committee of the YABLOKO party. October 9, 2009


The 17th Congress of YABLOKO




The 16th Congress of Yabloko

Photo by Sergei Loktionov

The 12th congress of Yabloko

The 11th congress of Yabloko

The 10th congress of Yabloko

Moscow Yabloko
Yabloko for Students
St. Petersburg Yabloko
Khabarovsk Yabloko
Irkutsk Yabloko
Kaliningrad Yabloko(eng)
Novosibirsk Yabloko
Rostov Yabloko
Yekaterinburg Yabloko
(Sverdlovsk Region)

Krasnoyarsk Yabloko
Ulyanovsk Yabloko
Tomsk Yabloko
Tver Yabloko(eng)
Penza Yabloko
Stavropol Yabloko

Action of Support





Programme by candidate for the post of Russian President Grigory Yavlinsky. Brief Overview

My Truth

Grigory Yavlinsky at Forum 2000, Prague, 2014

YABLOKO-ALDE conference 2014

Grigory Yavlinsky : “If you show the white feather, you will get fascism”

Grigory Yavlinsky: a coup is started by idealists and controlled by rascals

The Road to Good Governance

Risks of Transitions. The Russian Experience

Grigory Yavlinsky on the Russian coup of August 1991

A Male’s Face of Russia’s Politics

Black Sea Palaces of the New Russian Nomenklatura


The Hidden Cause of the Great Recession (And How to Avert the Nest One)

by Dr. Grigory Yavlinsky

On the results of the Conference “Migration: International Experience and Russia’s Problems” conducted by the Russian United Democratic Party YABLOKO and the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (the ALDE party)

Moscow, April 6, 2013

International Conference "Youth under Threat of Extremism and Xenophobia. A Liberal Response"
conducted jointly by ELDR and YABLOKO. Moscow, April 21, 2012. Speeches, videos, presentations

What does the opposition want: to win or die heroically?
Moskovsky Komsomolets web-site, July 11, 2012. Interview with Grigory Yavlinsky by Yulia Kalinina.

Building a Liberal Europe - the ALDE Project

By Sir Graham Watson

Lies and legitimacy
The founder of the Yabloko Party analyses the political situation. Article by Grigory Yavlinsky on radio Svoboda. April 6, 2011

Algorithms for Opposing Gender Discrimination: the International and the Russian Experience

YABLOKO and ELDR joint conference

Moscow, March 12, 2011

Reform or Revolution

by Vladimir Kara-Murza

Is Modernisation in Russia Possible? Interview with Grigory Yavlinsky and Boris Titov by Yury Pronko, "The Real Time" programme, Radio Finam, May 12, 2010

Grigory Yavlinsky's interview to Vladimir Pozner. The First Channel, programme "Pozner", April 20, 2010 (video and transcript)

Overcoming the Totalitarian Past: Foreign Experience and Russian Problems by Galina Mikhaleva. Research Centre for the East European Studies, Bremen, February 2010.

Grigory Yavlinsky: Vote for the people you know, people you can turn for help. Grigory Yavlinsky’s interview to the Moskovsky Komsomolets newspaper, October 8, 2009

Grigory Yavlinsky: no discords in the tandem. Grigory Yavlinsky’s interview to the Radio Liberty
September 22, 2009

A Credit for Half a Century. Interview with Grigory Yavlinsky by Natalia Bekhtereva, Radio Russia, June 15, 2009

Sergei Mitrokhin's Speech at the meeting with US Preseident Barack Obama. Key Notes, Moscow, July 7, 2009

Mitrokhin proposed a visa-free regime between Russia and EU at the European liberal leaders meeting
June 18, 2009

by Grigory Yavlinsky

European Union chooses Grigory Yavlinsky!
Your vote counts!

Reforms that corrupted Russia
By Grigory Yavlinsky, Financial Times (UK), September 3, 2003

Grigory Yavlinsky: "It is impossible to create a real opposition in Russia today."
Moskovsky Komsomolets, September 2, 2003

Alexei Arbatov: What Should We Do About Chechnya?
Interview with Alexei Arbatov by Mikhail Falaleev
Komsomolskaya Pravda, November 9, 2002

Grigory Yavlinsky: Our State Does Not Need People
Novaya Gazeta,
No. 54, July 29, 2002

Grigory Yavlinsky: The Door to Europe is in Washington
Obschaya Gazeta, May 16, 2002

Grigory Yavlinsky's speech.
March 11, 2002

Grigory Yavlinsky's Lecture at the Nobel Institute
Oslo, May 30, 2000



Yabloko: Liberals in Russia

By Alexander Shishlov, July 6, 2009

Position on Some Important Strategic Issues of Russian-American Relations

Moscow, July 7, 2009

The Embrace of Stalinism

By Arseny Roginsky, 16 December 2008

Nuclear Umbrellas and the Need for Understanding: IC Interview With Ambassador Lukin
September 25, 1997

Would the West’s Billions Pay Off?
Los Angeles Times
By Grigory Yavlinsky and Graham Allison
June 3, 1991

Yabloko to participate in all-Russia protest for protection of environment and against the “waste reform” in 32 Russian regions

Press release, 1.02.2019

On Sunday, 3 February, Yabloko will take part in a protest against the “waste reform” and for the solution of other environmental problems throughout the country. Yabloko activists plan to participate in rallies and pickets in 32 regions of the country, in half of these actions the party became the organiser of the protest. In five regions, where the regional governments refused to give permission on rallies, activists intend to hold one-person pickets.

Participants in the campaign for the protection of environment demand from the authorities to revise the extortionate tariffs for the disposal of solid waste, as well as the adoption of real state measures for the implementation of separate waste collection. In addition, each region participating in the action will add its own environmental issues to the common agenda.

Rallies and pickets will be held in the following regions, cities and towns:

The Republic of Bashkortostan (a series of pickets), the city of Ufa, October Revolution Prospect by the shopping centres Mir, Semya and Iyun’. Starts at 13:00.

The Republic of Tatarstan (a rally), the village of Osinovo, Sabantui field. Starts at 13:00.

The Chuvash Republic (a rally), the city of Cheboksary, the ground in front of the recreation centre Khuzangay. Starts at 11:00.

The Altai Territory (a series of pickets), the city of Barnaul, Square of Freedom. Starts at 14:00.

The Krasnoyarsk Territory, the city of Krasnoyarsk, in front of the Community Centre Kirovsky, Kutuzov 91. Starts at 13:00.

The Stavropol Territory (a rally), the city of Stavropol, the square at the intersection of Chekhov Street and Mimoz Street.

The Arkhangelsk region (a rally), the city of Arkhangelsk, the square right behind the railway bridge, Dreyer 6. Starts at 12:00.

The Volgograd region (a rally), the ground by the Tsaritsyn Opera House, Lenin Prospect 97. Starts at 14:30.

The Vologda region (rallies), the city of Vologda, Hyde Park at Vorovskogo 66. Starts at 14.00. The city of Cherepovets, Khimikov Square. Starts at 14:00.

The Voronezh region (a series of one-person pickets), the city of Voronezh, Pushkin garden at Plekhanovskaya street, 7. Starts at 12:00.

Kaliningrad region (a series of one-person pickets), the city of Kaliningrad by the House of Arts, by the Lenin monument and at Leninsky Prospect, 155. Starts at 12:00.

The Kemerovo region (a series of one-person pickets), the city of Kemerovo, Shakhtyorov Prospect, 54 (shopping mall Raduga), railway station, Lenin Prospect 26. Starts at 12:00

The Kurgan region (a series of one-person pickets), the city of Kurgan, in the city centre

The Moscow region, the city of Sergiyev Posad, by the monument to V.M. Zagorsky, Red Army Prospect, 86. Starts at 13:00.

Nizhny Novgorod region (a rally), the city of Nizhny Novgorod, Lenin Square. Starts at 14:00.

The Novgorod region (a series of one-person pickets), the city of Veliky Novgorod, the ground by the shopping centre Slavyanskaya Yarmarka, Alexander Korsunov Prospect, 18. Starts at 12:00.

The Novosibirsk region (one-person pickets), the city of Novosibirsk, Krasny Prospect, 57. Starts at 13:00.

The Omsk region (a rally), the city of Omsk, the square in front of the Blinov community centre, Decembrists street, 91. Starts at 12:00.

The Sverdlovsk region (a rally), the city of Yekaterinburg, the square of ​​Defence. Starts at 14:00.

The Tambov region (a series of one-person pickets)the city of Tambov, Petrov garden, Kommunalnaya street, by the monument to the Tambov Peasant, Kronstadt Square, Lermontov garden, Lermontovskaya street, 81. Starts at 12:00.

The Tyumen region (a rally), the city of Tyumen, Hyde Park in Komsomolsk Square. Starts at 13:00.

Moscow (a series of one-person pickets), in the area of ​​Tverskaya street (the city centre).