02 December 2019
Dialogue with High Commissioner. Housing issue

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Housing issue

02 December 2019
Perhaps, housing is one of the most common topics in the complaints coming to me. I received an appeal from resident of Yekaterinburg M. She asked for help in solving her housing problem. As it follows from the cassation appeal, the applicant’s family was a tenant of a room in a communal apartment and since 1980 has been deemed to be in need of better housing conditions. According to M.,…
27 November 2019
Joint statement by Tatiana Moskalkova and Arman Tatoyan on the visit to the 102nd Russian military base

Joint statement by Tatiana Moskalkova and Arman Tatoyan on the visit to the 102nd Russian military base

27 November 2019
On November 27, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia Arman Tatoyan visited the 102nd Russian military base (Gyumri, Republic of Armenia) to meet with the arrested Russian serviceman Andrey Razgildeev. Following the visit, the ombudsmen of Russia and Armenia made a joint statement. At the…
26 November 2019
Comment by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Comment by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

26 November 2019
I have discussed the problem of closing the nursing home in Veliky Novgorod with Commissioner for Human Rights in the Novgorod Region Anatoly Boytsev. According to the Commissioner, everything is not quite as told in the material provided by «Yabloko»: the fact is that the building is in an emergency condition and soon will fall to ruin. The foundation has come down and the…
High Commissioner spoke at the international conference in Yerevan

High Commissioner spoke at the international conference in Yerevan

26 November 2019
On 26 November, in Yerevan, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participates in the International Conference on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Institution of the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia. The International conference discusses a wide range of issues related to the role of ombudsmen in the protection and promotion of human rights, protection of women’s…
20 November 2019
Reception of citizens took place in the Office of the High Commissioner

Reception of citizens took place in the Office of the High Commissioner

20 November 2019
On November 20, on behalf of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, head of the Department for Protection of Human Rights in Criminal Court Proceedings Lyubov Filipp held a reception of citizens. In the mode of video-conference call, residents of different cities of Russia appealed to the federal ombudswoman for assistance in solving life problems. The applicants were concerned about issues…
18 November 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova met with Maria Butina

Tatiana Moskalkova met with Maria Butina

18 November 2019
On November 18, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Maria Butinа. During the meeting, Maria Butina told the High Commissioner about the early days in an American prison and thanked Tatiana Moskalkova for her support and assistance with her return home. "Thanks to the press conference you held,…
2nd Istanbul International Ombudsman Conference

2nd Istanbul International Ombudsman Conference

18 November 2019
On November 18–19, the representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation participates in the 2nd Istanbul International Ombudsman Conference. The event is attended by ombudspersons of Turkey, Iran, Azerbaijan, Pakistan, Tunisia, Lithuania, Morocco and other countries. During the International Conference, the ombudspersons will share successful practices, as well as discuss problematic human rights issues.…
15 November 2019
High Commissioner addressed in defence of experimental Lyceum in Krasnodar

High Commissioner addressed in defence of experimental Lyceum in Krasnodar

15 November 2019
On 14 November, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a personal reception of citizens. During the reception, representatives of the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of boarding type «Lyceum-boarding complex personality formation of children and adolescents» addressed the High Commissioner. Lyceum carries out educational activities in the village Tekos, Krasnodar Region, since…
Dialogue with High Commissioner. Ownership

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Ownership

15 November 2019
In our state, the inviolability of private property is protected by law, but even it sometimes cannot stop scammers striving to cash in on someone’s grief. I was approached by a resident of the city of Shakhty, Rostov Region. Plotters misappropriated her home by forging of documents. The woman wrote to various authorities but could not achieve justice. The police initiated criminal proceedings, but the process was…
13 November 2019
Representative of High Commissioner participates in ENNHRI General Assembly Meeting and Annual Conference

Representative of High Commissioner participates in ENNHRI General Assembly Meeting and Annual Conference

13 November 2019
On November 13–14, in Brussels, the representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation participates in the General Assembly Meeting and the Annual Conference of the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions (ENNHRI). ENNHRI brings together over 40 National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) across Europe with a broad mandate to protect human rights. These…