25 April 2017
High Commissioner representative visited pre-trial detention center in Crimea

High Commissioner representative visited pre-trial detention center in Crimea

25 April 2017

On behalf of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova, on April 24, 2017, associate executive officer of the High Commissioner affairs Ivan Solovyov visited a predetention center of Russia for the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol.

Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the joint meeting of the Council of the Federation Committees

Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the joint meeting of the Council of the Federation Committees

25 April 2017

On April 25, Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, took part in a joint meeting of the Council of Federation Committees on State-Building and Legislation and on Defense and Security, dedicated to the activities of the Russian Prosecutor’s Office for 2016.

24 April 2017
High Commissioner received the wife of a Russian pilot abducted by US intelligence agencies

High Commissioner received the wife of a Russian pilot abducted by US intelligence agencies

24 April 2017

Citizens' appeals handling is the main aspect of the High Commissioner’s work, and special attention is paid to personal receptions.

20 April 2017
High Commissioner spoke at the meeting of the State Duma Committee on development of civil society

High Commissioner spoke at the meeting of the State Duma Committee on development of civil society

20 April 2017

Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, spoke at a meeting of the State Duma Committee on the development of civil society and the issues of public and religious associations chaired by Sergey Gavrilov.

High Commissioner visited Multifunctional Center

High Commissioner visited Multifunctional Center

20 April 2017

On 20 April, Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, visited the Multifunctional Center (MFC) opened in Sokolniki district of Moscow the other day.

18 April 2017
High Commissioner addressed State Duma Committee

High Commissioner addressed State Duma Committee

18 April 2017

On April 18, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatyana Moskalkova spoke at a meeting of the State Duma Committee on State-Building and Legislation, chaired by Pavel Krasheninnikov, where she summarized her work during 2016.

First meeting of Expert Council under High Commissioner

First meeting of Expert Council under High Commissioner

18 April 2017

On April 18, the first meeting of the Expert Council under the chairmanship of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova was held.

13 April 2017
Dialog with High Commissioner. Labor rights protection

Dialog with High Commissioner. Labor rights protection

13 April 2017

The High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation learned from mass media sources that the administration of LLC "Trest SZSSM", which is part of the holding company of "Promindustriya" Industrial Group, violates the employees’ labor rights. This enterprise carries out production activities for the arrangement of oil and gas fields, construction and reconstruction of grid power facilities in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region.

PMC law will be supplemented

PMC law will be supplemented

13 April 2017

The High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation was empowered the right to initiate the structure enlarging of PMCs

11 April 2017
Statement of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Statement of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

11 April 2017

According to media reports, at a G7 Foreign Ministers meeting (April 11, 2017), the question of the possible adoption of new sanctions against Russia in connection with its position on Syria was raised again. However, this initiative of the British Foreign Minister was not supported by a number of foreign ministers, which indicates the desire of most states to solve the problems through diplomatic negotiations, and not through unilateral sanctions.