27 February 2018
Commissioner in Primorye Territory submitted a report to the Head of the Region

Commissioner in Primorye Territory submitted a report to the Head of the Region

27 February 2018
On February 26, Commissioner for Human Rights in Primorye Territory Valery Rozov presented an Annual Report to the acting governor of the Primorye Territory Andrei Tarasenko. The parties discussed topical issues of protecting the rights of the region’s inhabitants, and paid special attention to the problems of ecology. In conclusion, Valery Rozov and Andrei Tarasenko outlined the prospects for cooperation…
27 December 2017
The Altai Ombudsman held a personal reception of citizens in pretrial detention centre

The Altai Ombudsman held a personal reception of citizens in pretrial detention centre

27 December 2017
On December 27, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Altai Territory Boris Larin hosted the reception of defendants and accused in pretrial detention centre No. 3 of the region. The questions to the Ombudsman concerned criminal procedure legislation, in particular, disagreement with the charges brought against them, appealing against the verdict of the court, extradition. All the applicants were…

Kaluga Commissioner defended woman’s right to receive medical assistance

27 December 2017
Commissioner for Human Rights in the Kaluga Region Yuri Zelnikov was approached by a citizen F. on the issue of medical care. On November 21, at a personal reception, the woman reported that the central district hospital does not provide her with a referral to a rheumatologist at the Kaluga regional hospital. Yuri Zelnikov sent a request to the Ministry of Health of the Kaluga region.…
26 December 2017
Observance of citizens' rights to health care discussed in Lipetsk region

Observance of citizens' rights to health care discussed in Lipetsk region

26 December 2017
On December 25, an extended meeting of the Expert Council was held under the chairmanship of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Lipetsk Region Valery Kuzovlev, where the observance of the citizens' rights to health care and medical care was discussed. Opening the meeting, Valery Kuzovlev noted the relevance of this topic. "Health issues worry everyone, and this…
20 December 2017
Project to help women in difficult circumstances being implemented in St. Petersburg

Project to help women in difficult circumstances being implemented in St. Petersburg

20 December 2017

On December 20, a helpline and online consultations for women who found themselves in a difficult life situation began to work in St. Petersburg.

Agreement with regional Civil Registry Office signed in Chelyabinsk Region

Agreement with regional Civil Registry Office signed in Chelyabinsk Region

20 December 2017

On December 20, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Chelyabinsk Region Margarita Pavlova and Chairperson of the State Committee for Civil Registry Affairs of the region Lyudmila Roerich signed an agreement on cooperation.

15 December 2017

Irkutsk Commissioner helped in restoring applicant's housing rights

15 December 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in the Irkutsk Region Valeriy Lukin received an appeal from Citizen S. who complained about the eviction from the accommodation which she and her grandmother moved into in 2011 with the agreement of the Irkutsk administration, but without the necessary documents. At that time they occupied the controversial residential premises as fire victims: in 2003 their house burned down, and in 2004 the family was given only a room as a temporary living place. However, in 2017 the Irkutsk administration put forward a demand to S. and her family for eviction from the occupied apartment without providing other housing.

12 December 2017
Meeting of public assistants of regional Commissioner took place in Tatarstan

Meeting of public assistants of regional Commissioner took place in Tatarstan

12 December 2017

On the eve of the International Human Rights Day, Chairman of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Farid Mukhametshin met with public assistants of the regional Commissioner, representatives of human rights organizations, scientists and experts.

11 December 2017
Chuvash Commissioner held human rights lesson for students

Chuvash Commissioner held human rights lesson for students

11 December 2017

On December 11, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Chuvash Republic Nadezhda Prokopyeva held a lesson on human rights for students on the theme «Implementation of the State Policy in the Protection of Human Rights» as part of the celebration of the International Human Rights Day.

08 December 2017
Vologda Commissioner awarded young human rights defenders

Vologda Commissioner awarded young human rights defenders

08 December 2017

On December 7, on the eve of the International Human Rights Day the winners of the annual regional contest of research and creative works of students «Human Rights in the Modern World» took place in Vologda.