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

11 January 2017

On 11 January, 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.

Discussion of additional intake of PMC members taking into account opinion of human rights community was a key topic of the meeting.

The participants discussed amendments to Federal Law No. 76-FZ as of 10 June 2008 On Public Control Over Respect for Human Rights at Places of Detention and Assistance to Persons Held at Places of Detention to establish the procedure of additional nomination of candidatures to the composition of a public monitoring commission at a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, if the number of members fixed by a council of the Civic Chamber for a corresponding constituent entity of the Russian Federation allows it to appoint additional candidatures.

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High Commissioner met with President of European Court of Human Rights and high officials of Council of Europe

High Commissioner met with President of European Court of Human Rights and high officials of Council of Europe

17 January 2017

On 17 January, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova met with President of the European Court of Human Rights Guido Raimondi.

High Commissioner met with Secretary General of Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland

High Commissioner met with Secretary General of Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland

17 January 2017

On 17 January, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland in Strasburg.

Meeting with Permanent Representative of Russia to Council of Europe

17 January 2017

On 17 January, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova met with Permanent Representative of Russia to the Council of Europe, Ambassador Ivan Soltanovsky, and other Russian diplomats.

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