Meeting with Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights

05 March 2017
Meeting with Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights

On 5 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held an informal meeting with Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Valeriya Lutkovska in Geneva.

Tatiana Moskalkova and Valeriya Lutkovska discussed transfer of Ukrainian citizens held in Russian penal colonies into the territory of Ukraine, and continuation of the practice of monitoring visits to citizens of the two countries held in places of deprivation of liberty.

In addition, the parties agreed to exchange their experience and open relevant sections on their official websites that would contain information on interaction issues.

On 6 March Tatiana Moskalkova and Valeriya Lutkovska will continue their dialogue within the framework of the 30th GANHRI Annual Conference.

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Tatiana Moskalkova presented Annual 2017 Report to Vladimir Putin

Tatiana Moskalkova presented Annual 2017 Report to Vladimir Putin

16 April 2018

On April 16, federal ombudswoman Tatiana Moskalkova presented a Report on the Activities of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation 2017 to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and informed the head of state about human rights situation in the country.

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Right to housing

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Right to housing

10 April 2018

The right to housing is enshrined in the Constitution of the Russian Federation, therefore in some cases the state undertakes to provide citizens with an apartment or a house. However, unfortunately, violations of housing rights occur constantly and everywhere.

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Assistance in a desperate situation

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Assistance in a desperate situation

09 April 2018

A lot of letters coming to the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation contain requests for assistance in desperate situations, for example, when a single woman is left with an infant and she does not know what to do…

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