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By Julian Agyeman

An exam of the notice of environmental and social justice matters within the former Soviet republics--from the Western-style democracies of the Baltic area to the totalitarian regimes of critical Asia--and the ensuing activism in these states.

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Russkaia Tsivilizatsiia 17 (8). nid=1720&sq=19,23,118,898&crypt=/. Murashko, Ol’ga. 2006a. ru. Murashko, Ol’ga. 2006b. ‘‘Etnologicheskaia ekspertiza’’ v Rossii i mezhdunarodnye standarty otsenki vozdeistviia proektov na korennye narody [‘‘Ethnological Impact Assessment’’ in Russia and International Standards for the Evaluation of the Impact of Projects on Indigenous Peoples]. Moscow: RAIPON. Niezen, Ronald. 2003. The Origins of Indigenism: Human Rights and the Politics of Identity. Berkeley: University of California Press.

The Conservation Value of Sacred Sites of Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic: A Case Study in Northern The Law as a Source of Environmental Justice 43 Russia. CAFF Technical Report no. 11. Akureyri, Iceland: CAFF International Secretariat. Dewhirst, Martin. 2005. ’’ Online posting. Sept. 15. Johnson’s Russia List. cfm/. Donahoe, Brian. 2004. D. , Indiana University. Donahoe, Brian, and Agnieszka Halemba. 2006. ’’ INFOEmagazin 19: 18–21. Donahoe, Brian, J. O. Habeck, Agnieszka Halemba, and Istvan Santha.

Russia is nothing if not consistent and forthright in its opposition to recent international efforts to fortify the rights of indigenous peoples. It opposed and has still not acceded to the 1998 Aarhus Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision Making, and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters. And it was, along with the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, one of the most vocal opponents of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which was finally passed by the UN General Assembly in September 2007, although not ratified by Russia.

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