Laureates react to Russia’s war on Ukraine

Like you, we have been watching the events in Ukraine with horror. We condemn the brutal invasion in the strongest terms. Seeing the unthinkable unfold, we are once again reminded of the vastly different vision Right Livelihood Laureates have presented for a better future.

Just to name a few, The Committee of Soliders’ Mothers of Russia has campaigned tirelessly for the demilitarisation of their country. Memorial International has documented the horrors of the Soviet regime in Russia to ensure that those horrors were never repeated – only to find themselves silenced by the current government.

We will continue to amplify their voices!

Russian civil society at a crossroads

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