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High Commissioner held working meeting with Governor of Nenets Autonomous Area

15 December 2016
High Commissioner held working meeting with Governor of Nenets Autonomous Area

On 15 December, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova held a working meeting with Governor of Nenets Autonomous Area Igor Koshin and a candidate for the post of the regional Commissioner for Human Rights, Larisa Sviridova.

During the meeting the parties discussed pressing human rights issues. In particular they spoke about problems of indigenous peoples of the North and interaction between executive authorities and civil society institutions.

Following the results of the meeting Tatiana Moskalkova agreed upon the candidature of Larisa Sviridova for the post of Commissioner for Human Rights in Nenets Autonomous Area.

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