High Commissioner held working meeting with Governor of Belgorod Region

17 March 2017

On 17 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova held a working meeting with Governor of Belgorod Region Yevgeny Savchenko and regional Commissioner for Human Rights Alexander Panin.

During the meeting the parties discussed the results of 2016, outlined a plan for cooperation for the current year and addressed issues of increasing the effectiveness of protecting rights of citizens in Belgorod Region.

In conclusion, Yevgeny Savchenko noted the importance of the human rights commissioners’ work in the field of protecting rights and freedoms and also stressed the need for closer interaction between the authorities and the institution.

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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

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.

Tatiana Moskalkova presented Annual Report on activity of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation before deputies of State Duma

Tatiana Moskalkova presented Annual Report on activity of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation before deputies of State Duma

18 May 2017

On May 17, Tatiana Moskalkova presented the Annual 2016 Report on the activity of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation at the plenary session of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.

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