31 August 2017

Estonian citizen obtained residence permit with assistance of St. Petersburg Commissioner

31 August 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in St. Petersburg Alexander Shishlov received an application from Estonian citizen P. who described her problem in extending the Russian Federation residence permit.

30 August 2017
Novosibirsk Commissioner held workshop

Novosibirsk Commissioner held workshop

30 August 2017

On August 29, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva held a workshop with the participation of Executive Committee Chairperson of the Regional Branch of the National Public Organization "Association of Lawyers of Russia" Viktor Yudashkin and member of the Region Public Chamber Maksim Fominykh.

29 August 2017
Sverdlovsk Commissioner initiated public election monitoring center creation

Sverdlovsk Commissioner initiated public election monitoring center creation

29 August 2017

On August 28, at the initiative of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Sverdlovsk Region Tatyana Merzliakova, a working meeting was held, during which the participants discussed the establishment of the Center for Public Election Observation on the Single Vote Day.

28 August 2017

Primorsk Commissioner helped mother of many children to obtain a land plot

28 August 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in the Primorsk Territory Valerii Rozov received an appeal from A., the mother of three under-age children. According to the applicant, she had difficulties with the registration of a land plot within the framework of Federal Law No. 119 of May 1, 2016, granting the provision of citizens with the Far Eastern hectare.

25 August 2017
Appeal to journalistic community on the observance of professional ethics during campaign period was signed in Perm region

Appeal to journalistic community on the observance of professional ethics during campaign period was signed in Perm region

25 August 2017

On August 23, 2017, a regular meeting of the Advisory Public Council of the Perm Krai Electoral Commission was held, dedicated to reviewing the principles of journalistic ethics during election campaigns.

Tula authorized representative defends the rights of prisoners

Tula authorized representative defends the rights of prisoners

25 August 2017

On August 24, during the working trip, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Tula Region Galina Fomina took part in the service training for the heads of the institutions of the Federal Penitentiary System of Russia in the region.

24 August 2017

Tomsk Commissioner helped hospitalize elderly woman

24 August 2017

With the assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Tomsk region Elena Kartashova an elderly woman who fell into a difficult life situation received help.

Sevastopol polling stations will be accessible to everyone

Sevastopol polling stations will be accessible to everyone

24 August 2017

September 10, 2017, on a single voting day, gubernatorial elections in the city of Sevastopol will take place. This event is of special significance for the citizens: in the Ukrainian period they could not directly elect the mayor, executive officers were appointed by Kiev. During the «Russian Spring» and after reunification with Russia, the idea of the local chief executive officers electing was one of the basic requirements of the citizens of Sevastopol. Therefore, the upcoming elections are historic for the city. For the first time Sevastopol residents will be able to directly elect the city Governor on the basis of equal and direct elections by secret ballot.

23 August 2017
Bryansk Commissioner concluded agreement on cooperation with regional Electoral Commission

Bryansk Commissioner concluded agreement on cooperation with regional Electoral Commission

23 August 2017

The issues of observance and protection of citizens’ electoral rights of the Russian Federation are one of the prioritized activities of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Bryansk region.

Krasnodar Commissioner signed open appeal on exercise of citizens’ electoral rights

Krasnodar Commissioner signed open appeal on exercise of citizens’ electoral rights

23 August 2017

On August 22, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Krasnodar Territory Sergey Myshak, and chairperson of the election commission of the Krasnodar Territory Aleksei Chernenko signed a joint open appeal on ensuring the implementation of citizens' electoral rights during the election of deputies to the Legislative Assembly of Krasnodar Region, local self-government bodies appointed on September 10, 2017.