High Commissioner held meeting with Deputy Prosecutor General of Republic of Azerbaijan

29 December 2016

On 29 December, within the framework of the official visit to Baku, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova met with First Deputy Prosecutor General of the Republic of Azerbaijan Rustam Usubov.

During the meeting Tatiana Moskalkova and Rustam Usubov discussed issues of interaction between the supervising body and the High Commissioner’s Office, as well as gave consideration to the complaints handling of which is in the competence of the prosecutor’s office.

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High Commissioner meets with United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights

High Commissioner meets with United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights

26 April 2017

On April 25, Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, met with the United Nations Special Rapporteur Idriss Jazairy on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the realization of human rights.

Address of High Commissioner on the International Day for the Remembrance of Radiation Accidents and Disasters Victims

Address of High Commissioner on the International Day for the Remembrance of Radiation Accidents and Disasters Victims

26 April 2017

April 26, 1986, the world experienced a severe man-made disaster — an accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Millions of people were exposed to radiation, hundreds of thousands — lost their health and shelter.

High Commissioner helped an orphan exercise the right to shelter

26 April 2017

Appeals related to housing issues are received by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation each day. Only in 2016, more than 7,000 complaints concerning housing and communal legislation were received.

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