Volodymyr Chemerys
Ukraine

Volodymyr is a human rights activist and co-founder of the NGO “Republic Institute “. As a student he was twice expelled from the university for anti-Soviet and bourgeois activities. In 1990 was one of the organizers of the student protests that led to the Revolution on Granite. In the 90s he was a deputy of the Kyiv City Council and a people’s deputy of Ukraine.