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Reception of citizens took place in the Office of the High Commissioner

20 November 2019
Reception of citizens took place in the Office of the High Commissioner

On November 20, on behalf of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, head of the Department for Protection of Human Rights in Criminal Court Proceedings Lyubov Filipp held a reception of citizens.

In the mode of video-conference call, residents of different cities of Russia appealed to the federal ombudswoman for assistance in solving life problems. The applicants were concerned about issues related to the validity and fairness of judicial decisions, criminal prosecution, in addition, there were complaints related to the conditions of detention in penitentiary institutions.

The representative of the High Commissioner listened to the complainants and provided detailed explanations on each issue. All appeals are proceeded.

The video conferencing mode allows to increase the efficiency of interaction between the High Commissioner and the population and contributes to the consideration of many citizens’ requests from all over Russia.

Residents of remote areas of the country can seek advice on the protection of human rights from the High Commissioner and receive timely assistance.

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