Agreement with the General Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs signed in Moscow

29 June 2017

On June 29, an agreement on cooperation was signed by Commissioner for Human Rights in Moscow Tatiana Potyaeva and head of the Chief Directorate of Internal Affairs (GUVD) of Moscow Oleg Baranov.

The parties discussed issues related to the protection of citizens’ rights in the course of coordinated and uncoordinated mass public events, the organization of joint personal reception of citizens, and other forms of interaction.

In addition, the parties will provide each other with consulting and information services.

In conclusion, Tatiana Potyaeva and Oleg Baranov outlined a plan for joint activities for 2017.

Adapted from the Press Service of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Moscow

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Irkutsk Commissioner helped in restoring applicant's housing rights

15 December 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in the Irkutsk Region Valeriy Lukin received an appeal from Citizen S. who complained about the eviction from the accommodation which she and her grandmother moved into in 2011 with the agreement of the Irkutsk administration, but without the necessary documents. At that time they occupied the controversial residential premises as fire victims: in 2003 their house burned down, and in 2004 the family was given only a room as a temporary living place. However, in 2017 the Irkutsk administration put forward a demand to S. and her family for eviction from the occupied apartment without providing other housing.

Meeting of public assistants of regional Commissioner took place in Tatarstan

Meeting of public assistants of regional Commissioner took place in Tatarstan

12 December 2017

On the eve of the International Human Rights Day, Chairman of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Farid Mukhametshin met with public assistants of the regional Commissioner, representatives of human rights organizations, scientists and experts.

Chuvash Commissioner held human rights lesson for students

Chuvash Commissioner held human rights lesson for students

11 December 2017

On December 11, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Chuvash Republic Nadezhda Prokopyeva held a lesson on human rights for students on the theme «Implementation of the State Policy in the Protection of Human Rights» as part of the celebration of the International Human Rights Day.

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