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Alexey Sidorenko · September, 2010

Born in Moscow. Graduated from the Moscow State University and defended Ph.D thesis there. Currently finishing MA thesis in the Warsaw University, Poland. Worked in Carnegie Moscow Center from 2005 till 2008 in the “Society and Regions” programm. More events at my blog

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Latest posts by Alexey Sidorenko from September, 2010

30 September 2010

Russia: Landscape and Trends of Online Transparency Initiatives

RuNet EchoTechnology for Transparency Network

Alexey Sidorenko analyzes the five main groups of the Russian transparency projects: official and semi-official transparency websites; chaotic transparency communities; online representation of civil activism NGOs; next-generation transparency and civil...

13 September 2010

Russia: Paid and Unpaid Bloggers Against the Moscow Mayor

RuNet Echo

An ongoing TV and online campaign against Moscow mayor Yuri Luzhkov is now one of the most discussed topics both in the mainstream and citizen media. Most bloggers appear to...

6 September 2010

Russia: Reactions to the “Buckwheat Panic”

RuNet Echo

The article reviews the blogosphere's response to the "buckwheat panic" that emerged due to the rising prices of this type of cereals.