Commissioners discussed the problem of environmental rights protection

25 July 2017

On 25 July, a meeting of the Coordinating Council of Commissioners for Human Rights took place in Vladimir, in which the federal ombudsman and Commissioners for Human Rights of 85 constituent entities of the Russian Federation took part.

Since 2017 was declared the Year of Ecology in Russia, the state human rights defenders discussed, in the first place, the actual issues of protecting human rights to a favorable environment, and also considered the problems of legislative regulation of the activity of Commissioners for Human Rights in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.

High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova made a presentation on «The State and Prospects for the Protection of Human Rights to a Favorable Environment in the Russian Federation».

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Tatiana Moskalkova held a reception of citizens of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic via videoconference

Tatiana Moskalkova held a reception of citizens of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic via videoconference

17 August 2017

On August 17, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a reception of applicants from the Kabardino-Balkar Republic through videoconference.

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Saving a family

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Saving a family

14 August 2017

Helping people is a top priority for the High Commissioner. Whichever difficulties a person faces, regardless of his/her social status and financial situation, it is our duty to help him/her. Fortunately, in some cases we manage to help whole families.

High Commissioner representative addressed the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

High Commissioner representative addressed the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

03 August 2017

On August 31, at the 93rd session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) in Geneva the representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Olga Goncharenko informed the audience that the federal ombudsman continually monitors manifestations of racial discrimination in any area of public life.

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