News from the Region

Moscow’s multidisciplinary palliative care centres

01.03.2017 All hospices in the capital will unite under the city health department’s Centre for Palliative Medicine. The new structure will enable standardisation of patient management and evaluation of quality of care and staff training, believes the centre’s director Nyuta…

Reseach: improved attitudes to disabled children

Research: Russians have started to help disabled children more often 14.03.2017 The Civic Chamber (CC) of the Russian Federation discussed how society reacts to children with health limitations and children with disabilities, and presented the results of their social research.…

Public Chamber discusses NGO self-regulation

The Federation’s Public Chamber discusses NGO self-regulation   13.02.2017   Suggestions on how to differentiate between bona fide NGOs and the standards required from them in their work must be submitted to Government by the end of February.   The…