Igor Chestin is in the ranking of the
"Russian Reporter Magazine" has presented the research on positive images in the public sphere among the charity activists, urban activists, human rights defenders, environmentalists, animal rights activists, educators.
"This is not a rating, we do not share rating positions, it is a way to know the country better", — said the rating authors.
The rating took into account the reputation of the non-commercial organizations, considered an updated list of Presidential grants, the lists of participants in the expert meetings and forums of the Civic chamber of the Rissian Federation.
Other ecologists included in the rating along with Chestin: Andrei Rudomakha, "Environmental Watch on North Caucasus" Coordinator; Grigory Kuksin, Head of the fire safety programs of Greenpeace in Russia; Vasily Moskovets, the leader of the movement "Stop the mine", etc.