High Commissioner met with President of Republic of Azerbaijan

28 December 2016

On 28 December, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The meeting was held within the framework of an official visit of the High Commissioner to Azerbaijan.

The parties discussed issues of cooperation in human rights protection, new forms of interaction between two ombudspersons in accordance with the cooperation agreement which had been signed eralier  between the Russian and the Azerbaijan state human rights defenders. They also discussed prospects of cooperation and forms of integration processes between the ombudsperson in a Eurasian format.

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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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