11 January 2016
Analytical review of resolutions of Plenum of Supreme Court of Russian Federation on sentencing

Analytical review of resolutions of Plenum of Supreme Court of Russian Federation on sentencing

11 January 2016

High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia prepared an analytical review of resolutions of Plenum of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation No. 58 as of 22 December 2015 On Criminal Sentencing Policy of Courts of the Russian Federation and No. 59 On Amendments to a Number of Resolutions of the Plenum of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation on Criminal Cases.

01 January 2016
Happy New Year and Merry Christmas!

Happy New Year and Merry Christmas!

01 January 2016

Dear colleagues!

I heartily congratulate you on the occasion of New Year and Christmas!

29 December 2015

Discussion with human rights activists of amendments to Law 'On Federal Security Service'

29 December 2015

On 28 December, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova met with a group of Russian human rights activists to discuss amendments to the Law On the Federal Security Service.

24 December 2015
Year review. Press conference of High Commissioner for Human Rights

Year review. Press conference of High Commissioner for Human Rights

24 December 2015

On 24 December, a press conference of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova was held. The High Commissioner spoke about the main directions of activity and results of work in 2015, and answered journalists’ questions.

Presidential Council’s for Civil Society and Human Rights Presidium meeting

24 December 2015

On 24 December, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova took part in the Presidential Council’s for Civil Society and Human Rights Presidium meeting featuring Vyacheslav Volodin, First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration of Russia. 

10 December 2015
Meeting with Russian Human Rights Commissioner Ella Pamfilova

Meeting with Russian Human Rights Commissioner Ella Pamfilova

10 December 2015

Vladimir Putin had a meeting with Russia’s Human Rights Commissioner Ella Pamfilova to discuss the results of the work by the Commissioner and its regional representatives. Ms Pamfilova briefed the President on the issues that citizens raise especially frequently.
President of Russia Vladimir Putin: Ms Pamfilova, it has been a year since you have assumed the post of Human Rights Commissioner.

10th anniversary ‘Hasten to Do Good’ medal ceremony held in Moscow

10 December 2015

On 10 December, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia’s 10th anniversary ‘Hasten to Do Good’ medal ceremony was held in Moscow. The event was timed to coincide with Human Rights Day.

09 December 2015
Joint meeting of Russian commissioners

Joint meeting of Russian commissioners

09 December 2015

From 8 to 9 December, a joint meeting of Russian commissioners moderated by High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova took place in Moscow.

07 December 2015
Session of Coordination Council of Russian Commissioners for Human Rights

Session of Coordination Council of Russian Commissioners for Human Rights

07 December 2015

On 7 December, a session of the Coordination Council of Russian Commissioners for Human Rights chaired by High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova was held in Moscow.

30 November 2015
Russian servicemen sent to Syria can be given status of veterans of military operations

Russian servicemen sent to Syria can be given status of veterans of military operations

30 November 2015

On 27 November, President of Russia Vladimir Putin ordered the Cabinet of Ministers to consider the issue of awarding the status of veterans of military operations to the Russian servicemen participating in the military operation in Syria. The order was based on the appeal of High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova.