26 May 2017
Declaration of High Commissioner on housing retrofitting

Declaration of High Commissioner on housing retrofitting

26 May 2017

On Monday, May 15, the voting of Moscow residents on housing retrofitting started. During a month, dwellers of five-storey apartment blocks must decide on the future of their living houses and to make a decision that can influence significantly the quality and conditions of their living.

25 May 2017
Dialogue with High Commissioner. Return of children by out-of-town foster parents

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Return of children by out-of-town foster parents

25 May 2017

Russian legislation provides different opportunities for orphans and children deprived of parental care to live in family settings. However, today, foster family is the most common way of childcare.

24 May 2017
Tatiana Moskalkova submitted proposals on a draft law on housing retrofitting in Moscow

Tatiana Moskalkova submitted proposals on a draft law on housing retrofitting in Moscow

24 May 2017

On May 17, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent several proposals for amendments to the draft law on housing retrofitting in Moscow to the State Duma.

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Resettlement from substandard housing

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Resettlement from substandard housing

24 May 2017

House is a special and a very important place for every person; one’s citadel and strength. Disputes related to programmes of resettlement from one housing to another can last for years sometimes.

23 May 2017
Press breakfast of High Commissioner and Russian state media representatives

Press breakfast of High Commissioner and Russian state media representatives

23 May 2017

On May 23, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met Russian state media representatives in press breakfast from.

Representative of High Commissioner visited healthcare facility in Moscow suburbs

Representative of High Commissioner visited healthcare facility in Moscow suburbs

23 May 2017

On May 23, Deputy Head of Chancery of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ivan Solovyov by order of the federal Ombudsman visited the oncological department and the department of pediatric surgery in the Ramenskoye central hospital.

Tatiana Moskalkova about the problems of human rights activities

Tatiana Moskalkova about the problems of human rights activities

23 May 2017

On May 22, another airplay of the educational programme "Human Rights" released on the Public television of Russia (OTR). Guest of the program, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova discussed the most important and urgent problems troubling millions of Russians today with anchors and the audience: resettlement of substandard and ramshackle housing, housing and public utilities costs, violations of labour rights, poor medical attendance.

21 May 2017
High Commissioner answered journalists’ topical questions

High Commissioner answered journalists’ topical questions

21 May 2017

Is it just to deprive of the only housing because of household indebtness? What is the subject matter of the Pokémon catcher’s sentence and won’t this precedent become a widespread struggle against ateism? Move to Moscow with adopted children as a way to earn money and the resettlement program for habitants of five-storey buildings.

19 May 2017
Expert Council under the High Commissioner approved its sections

Expert Council under the High Commissioner approved its sections

19 May 2017

High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova signed a regulation on creation of the following sections of the Expert Council under the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

18 May 2017
Representative of High Commissioner visited Butyrka prison castle

Representative of High Commissioner visited Butyrka prison castle

18 May 2017

On May 18, at the invitation of the administration of the Federal State Institution Pretrial Detention Center No. 2 of the Federal Service for the Execution of Sanctions Office in Moscow, Deputy Head of Chancery of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ivan Solovyov took part in the dedication of the iconostasion and the Mantle of Our Lady Temple in the Butyrka prison castle.