01 February 2016

Meeting on natural resources and environment held in Ivanovo Region

01 February 2016

On 28 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region Natalia Kovaleva took part in the meeting of the Department of Natural Resources and Environment of Ivanovo Region. Natalia Kovaleva expressed her confidence in mutual and effective cooperation ahead of the upcoming Year of the Environment in 2017.

28 January 2016
'Law School for Elderly' project launched in Ulyanovsk Region

'Law School for Elderly' project launched in Ulyanovsk Region

28 January 2016

A new legal education project 'Law School for the Elderly' initiated by Commissioner for Human Rights in Ulyanovsk Region Lyudmila Krutilina has been launched in Ulyanovsk at the end of January.

21 January 2016

Sverdlovsk Commissioner together with lawyers prepared guidelines for convicts

21 January 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk region Tatiana Merzlyakova, together with lawyers from the "Migration and Law" human rights network prepared the materials for the convicts who received the decision on unwanted stay (residence) on the territory of Russia from the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation.

19 January 2016

Right of Uzbekistan citizen for family reunification with her daughter in St. Petersburg restored

19 January 2016

With the assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in St. Petersburg Alexander Shishlov the right of a citizen of Uzbekistan W. for reuniting with seven-month-old daughter left in St. Petersburg has been restored. In the nearby future the mother will be able to come and take the child with her. 

Commissioner in Saratov Region held open office hours for citizens

19 January 2016

On 19 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in Saratov Region Tatiana Zhurik held open office hours for citizens. 15 citizens from the regional center and municipal areas came to seek assistance. All the citizens were given detailed consultations about the existing legislation. 

18 January 2016

Agreement on cooperation between Novosibirsk Commissioner and Department of Federal Bailiffs’ Service of Russia

18 January 2016

On 15 January, Novosibirsk Commissioner for Human Rights Nina Shalabaeva and the Head of the Department of the Federal Bailiffs’ Service of Novosibirsk Region Vitaly Erler signed an agreement on cooperation. 

Saratov Commissioner called on local authorities to take measures to improve public transport

18 January 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Saratov Region Tatiana Zhurik appealed to the administration of Saratov with a request to take extra measures to improve public transport. The Commissioner suggested considering the opportunity of engaging the auditory message of passengers about stops of the public transport in terms of the contract concluded with the transporters. 

15 January 2016

Housing rights of orphaned children

15 January 2016

The first release of ‘Human Rights’ programme in 2016 broadcast on the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR) was dedicated to the provision of housing for the orphaned children. 

13 January 2016
Right of large family to available preschool education restored in Mari El Republic

Right of large family to available preschool education restored in Mari El Republic

13 January 2016

On 11 January, children of a mother of a large family from Yoshkar-Ola, who had been earlier represented in the court by Commissioner for Human Rights in the Mari El Republic Irina Tatarinova, were provided with places in the city kindergarten. Thereby, the court decision has been executed, and the right of the family to available preschool education has been restored.

12 January 2016

Novosibirsk Commissioner took under special control collective complaint of Mayskoye villagers

12 January 2016

On 11 January 2016, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva visited Cherepanovskiy District after receiving a collective complaint from the Mayskoye villagers. As a result of the visit, the Commissioner took the appeal under special control.