Pavel is the Head of the legal department at the ecological rights center “Bellona”. He graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Sakhalin State University. Previously, he worked as a lawyer and legal adviser for OJSC Insurance Company SOGAZ-Med, the State Institution of St. Petersburg Regional Department of the Social Insurance Fund, and ROSGOSTRAKH in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region. Pavel was also the Head of the legal department of the “Regional Center of Legal Services”.
Dangerous incidents and the use of toxic fuel at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan have been a matter of concern for the local community and environmental activists for decades. Are there any legal instruments that could address these concerns?