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Tatiana Moskalkova signed a cooperation agreement with the All-Russian Association for the Disabled

31 October 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova signed a cooperation agreement with the All-Russian Association for the Disabled

On 31 October, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova signed a cooperation agreement with the All-Russian Association for the Disabled.

Under the agreement, the High Commissioner and the Association will hold regular bilateral consultations on the observance and protection of the rights of persons with disabilities, develop joint proposals to improve legislation, and monitor enforcement in the implementation of the rights of persons with disabilities.

"The agreement with the All-Russian Association for the Disabled will allow us to work together on legislative acts, to jointly provide legal education in this area and, of course, help specific people," Tatiana Moskalkova said.

The document also provides for mutual exchange of information, analytical and reference materials on the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities, as well as joint research activities in this area.

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