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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.
Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova addressed the
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
On 24–26 May, regional
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.
Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova helped Mansi children to get to forest village Ushma to spend holidays with their families.
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.
Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region Natalia Kovaleva headed a working group to facilitate protection of healthy environment.
Commissioner for Human Rights in Saratov Region Tatiana Zhurik prepared The Convict’s Reference Book.
On May 18, with assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in Leningrad Region Sergey Shabanov the