Ambulance phone line for people with hearing disorders launched in Sevastopol

11 January 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in the City of Sevastopol Pavel Butsay assisted in launching ambulance phone line for people with hearing disorders in Sevastopol, Crimea. The innovation will make it possible for such people to text to the ambulance centre directly.

Before, people with hearing disabilities had to text to an interpreter of the regional community of the hearing impaired, who in his or her turn addressed the ambulance. So, the response time was long.

On 27 December 2016, Commissioner for Human Rights in the City of Sevastopol passed a specialised mobile phone to the Centre of Emergency and Disaster Medicine and the line for texting to the ambulance was launched on the same day.

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Moscow Region Commissioner visited penal colony for women

Moscow Region Commissioner visited penal colony for women

30 November 2017

On November 29, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Moscow Region Ekaterina Semyonova being one of the members of the Commission on the Prerogative of Mercy under the governor of the region visited Mozhaisk Women Penal Colony No. 5.

Novosibirsk Commissioner spoke about measures to protect environmental rights of citizens

Novosibirsk Commissioner spoke about measures to protect environmental rights of citizens

29 November 2017

On November 29, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva took part in the second open forum of the Prosecutor’s Office of the Novosibirsk Region.

Re-socialization of citizens released from detention discussed in Krasnodar

Re-socialization of citizens released from detention discussed in Krasnodar

28 November 2017

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