30 May 2016
Commissioner in Saint Petersburg holds Human Rights 2016 competition among students

Commissioner in Saint Petersburg holds Human Rights 2016 competition among students

30 May 2016

Submission of scientific and creative works to Human Rights 2016 competition among students begins on 1 June. Commissioner for Human Rights in Saint Petersburg Alexander Shishlov holds the competition for the fifth consecutive year with the assistance of the Committee on Science and Higher School.

Penza Region Commissioner presented Annual Report 2015 to local MPs

30 May 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova addressed the 35-th session of the Legislative Assembly of Penza Region with the Annual Report 2015.

27 May 2016
Women’s rights protection

Women’s rights protection

27 May 2016

On 26 May, a regular release of the ‘Human Rights’ programme was aired on the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR). The topic of the discussion, issues of women’s rights protection, was initiated by Commissioner for Human Rights in Arkhangelsk Region Luybov Anisimova.

Meeting of regional commissioners devoted to social and economic rights protection held in Kaluga Region

27 May 2016

On 24–26 May, regional scientific-practical conference named ‘Observance of Social and Economic Rights: Problems and Ways of Protection’ was held in Kaluga.

26 May 2016

Irkutsk university paid off salary debts

26 May 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Irkutsk Region Valeriy Lukin helped to restore violated rights of staff members and students of Irkutsk State Agrarian University. As a result of the Commissioner’s actions the staff members have received salary payments in amount of 52 million rubles. Heat and electric power supply has been restored in academic buildings.

Sverdlovsk Commissioner helped Mansi children to come back home

Sverdlovsk Commissioner helped Mansi children to come back home

26 May 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova helped Mansi children to get to forest village Ushma to spend holidays with their families.

25 May 2016

Kopeysk residents stopped hunger strike after visit of Chelyabinsk Commissioner

25 May 2016

As a result of visit of Commissioner for Human Rights in Chelyabinsk Region Margarita Pavlova to Kopeysk, forty seven Kopeysk residents stopped their hunger strike and went home.

24 May 2016
Commissioner in Ivanovo Region stands up for healthy  environment

Commissioner in Ivanovo Region stands up for healthy environment

24 May 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region Natalia Kovaleva headed a working group to facilitate protection of healthy environment.

Saratov Commissioner prepared Convict's Reference Book

Saratov Commissioner prepared Convict's Reference Book

24 May 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Saratov Region Tatiana Zhurik prepared The Convict’s Reference Book.

20 May 2016

Commissioner in Leningrad Region secured release for terminally ill detainee

20 May 2016

On May 18, with assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in Leningrad Region Sergey Shabanov the Saint-Petersburg City Court released terminally ill detained N. from punishment.