High Commissioner joined the Interdepartmental Commission for the Council of Europe

10 October 2017
High Commissioner joined the Interdepartmental Commission for the Council of Europe

On October 9, in accordance with the decree signed by President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova became a member of the Interdepartmental Commission for the Council of Europe.

"To endorse the attached composition of the Interdepartmental Commission of the Russian Federation for the Council of Europe," the decree reads.

According to the document, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Lavrov will head the Commission. Assistant to the Russian President Larisa Brycheva and Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Alexei Meshkov were appointed as Deputy Heads of the Commission.

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High Commissioner’s working visit to Geneva

High Commissioner’s working visit to Geneva

21 February 2018

On February 21, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova arrived on a working visit to Geneva.

Congratulations of High Commissioner on the Day of Social Justice

Congratulations of High Commissioner on the Day of Social Justice

20 February 2018
Dear friends! Today the world celebrates the Day of Social Justice, proclaimed by the United Nations in 2009. Social justice is the base for peaceful and safe community at the national and global level. The Constitution of the Russian Federation proclaims the principles of social justice, eliminating barriers to gender, age, race, ethnicity or religion, culture. In the current context…
High Commissioner addressed Director of Federal Bureau of Prisons of the USA Ministry of Justice to protect the rights of Konstantin Yaroshenko

High Commissioner addressed Director of Federal Bureau of Prisons of the USA Ministry of Justice to protect the rights of Konstantin Yaroshenko

19 February 2018

On February 19, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent a letter to Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons of the Ministry of Justice of the USA Mark S. Inch on the issue of protection of rights of the Russian citizen Konstantin Yaroshenko.

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