Meeting with Council of Europe representatives took place in High Commissioner Office

26 September 2017
Meeting with Council of Europe representatives took place in High Commissioner Office

On September 26, in the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, Deputy Head of Chancery of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ivan Solovyov met with Director of the Office of the Directorate General of Programmes (ODGP) of the Council of Europe Verena Taylor and Head of Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation Petr Sich.

During the meeting, the participants discussed the projects launched in the framework of the High Commissioner’s cooperation with the Council of Europe, developed further steps for their implementation, summed up the results of joint work on various human rights activities.

In addition, the parties outlined new directions of work within the framework of bilateral cooperation, discussed plans and deadlines for the implementation of joint programmes.

At the end of the meeting, the parties agreed on further joint work on the outlined areas of human rights activities.

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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.

Tatiana Moskalkova set up a working group on monitoring the observance of electoral rights

Tatiana Moskalkova set up a working group on monitoring the observance of electoral rights

15 February 2018

On February 15, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova signed an order establishing a working group to monitor the observance of the electoral rights of citizens during the preparation and conduct of the election of the President of the Russian Federation.

Meeting of Coordination Committee on Conducting Contests for Presidential Grants for Civil Society Development

Meeting of Coordination Committee on Conducting Contests for Presidential Grants for Civil Society Development

15 February 2018

On February 15, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in a meeting of the Coordination Committee for holding contests for grants of the President of the Russian Federation for the development of civil society under the chairmanship of First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation Sergey Kirienko.

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