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High Commissioner met with Governor of Nizhny Novgorod Region

27 June 2019
High Commissioner met with Governor of Nizhny Novgorod Region

On June 27, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region Gleb Nikitin.

Tatiana Moskalkova and Gleb Nikitin discussed human rights situation in the Nizhny Novgorod Region. The participants of the meeting paid special attention to citizens’ rights in the housing and utility sector, health issues and the environmental situation in the region. In particular, the federal ombudswoman and the governor addressed issues related to the rights of participants of equity construction, as well as problems of utilization and storage of municipal solid waste. In addition, Tatiana Moskalkova and Gleb Nikitin discussed measures of social support for various categories of citizens..

At the end of the meeting, the High Commissioner expressed the hope for further active collaboration between the Governor and the state human rights institute of the Nizhny Novgorod Region.

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