Russia: SAR files submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review
Posted April 5, 2023
On April 5, 2023, SAR submitted a report on Russia to the United Nations Universal Periodic Review (UPR). The report, prepared with assistance from McGill University’s Academic Freedom Advocacy Clinic, focuses on Russia’s compliance with its obligations under international law to respect, protect, and fulfill academic freedom and related rights, and how legislation and administrative measures targeting dissidence have profoundly affected the higher education community. SAR gratefully acknowledges the substantial research and drafting work of McGill University faculty and students.
Read the submission below or download it here.