27 November 2015
Problems of small towns

Problems of small towns

27 November 2015

A regular release of ‘Human Rights’ programme broadcast on the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR) on 26 November was dedicated to problems of small Russian cities. 

26 November 2015

Novosibirsk Commissioner held open office hours for public in Kochenyovsky District

26 November 2015

On 25 November, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva held open office hours for the public in Kochenyovsky District.

25 November 2015

Saratov Commissioner held open office hours for public in Rovensky District

25 November 2015

On 24 November, Commissioner for Human Rights in Saratov Region Tatiana Zhurik made a visit to the Rovensky Municipal District, where she held open office hours for public. 

24 November 2015

Barnaul hosted roundtable on assistance to former prisoners

24 November 2015

Barnaul hosted a roundtable devoted to social adaptation of homeless persons and former prisoners initiated by chairman of Sverdlovsk Regional Public Organisation ‘The Right for protection and Assistance’ Yury Potapenko. Commissioner for Human Rights in Altai Region Boris Larin supported the initiative and invited representatives of local authorities to join the discussion on the subject.

Reconstruction project of High Commissioner’s building developed

24 November 2015

In December, the General Department for Capital Development of the Presidential Property Management Office is about to start reconstructing the building intended to house the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia. The renovation project has been finalised by now.

19 November 2015

Results following inspection of observance of human rights by law enforcement in Ivanovo Region

19 November 2015

On 13 November, the Expert Council under the Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region considered the issue of observance of human rights by law enforcement during administrative arrests.

Video conference: Upbringing Respect for Human Rights by Human Rights Education

Video conference: Upbringing Respect for Human Rights by Human Rights Education

19 November 2015

On 19 November, on the threshold of  All-Russia  Day of Legal Aid to Children, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia organised a video conference called ‘Upbringing Respect for Human Rights by Human Rights Education’.

Role of regional commissioners in implementation of international human rights standards in Russia

19 November 2015

A discussion on the complex subject was held on air of the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR) during the ‘Human Rights’ programme on 19 November. Regional human rights commissioners Tatiana Merzlyakova (Sverdlovsk Region), Tatiana Margolina (Perm Territory), Dzhambulat Ozdoev (Republic of Ingushetia) voiced their stand regarding the issue.

11 November 2015

Sverdlovsk Commissioner took part in discussion of protection of military personnel’s rights

11 November 2015

On 10 November, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova met with chairpersons of the local committees of soldiers’ mothers.

10 November 2015

Students’ rights to be restored with assistance of Dagestan Commissioner

10 November 2015

With the assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Dagestan Ummupazil Omarova the rights of students of a reginal institute will be restored.