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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Postage stamp timed to 20th anniversary of High Commissioner’s institution launched

Postage stamp timed to 20th anniversary of High Commissioner’s institution launched

27 February 2017

On 27 February, a ceremony of postage cancellation was held in Moscow. The postage stamp with symbolics of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation has been launched to mark 20th anniversary since adoption of the Federal Constitutional Law On High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation.

High Commissioner took part in meeting held by Civic Chamber of Russian Federation

High Commissioner took part in meeting held by Civic Chamber of Russian Federation

21 February 2017

On 21 February, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova took part in a meeting of a working group for formation, interaction and increase of effectiveness of Russian public monitoring commissions. The working group has been formed at the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation.

High Commissioner commented on decision of Constitutional Court

High Commissioner commented on decision of Constitutional Court

10 February 2017

“The Constitutional Court has made a very reasonable decision concerning the article on rules of conducting public meetings,” Tatiana Moskalkova noted.

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