Advice to president: modernize society

Mikhail Fedotov – Head, Presidential Council on Civil Society and Human Rights

Today my guest is Mikhail Fedotov. President Medvedev has appointed him the new head of the council dealing with democratic institutions and human rights in Russia. Experts say this heavyweight has enough experience and authority to fill the chair. Today the head of the Council on Civil Society and Human Rights Mikhail Fedotov will tell us about the first steps he is going to take in his new position.