29 July 2015
Commissioner in Altai Territory: Best human rights’ defenders for you are you yourselves

Commissioner in Altai Territory: Best human rights’ defenders for you are you yourselves

29 July 2015

In an interview for the Interfax-Siberia news agency Commissioner for Human Rights in Altai Territory Boris Larin spoke about most violated rights, reasons for the lack of human rights organisations in the region and the legal awareness of local residents.

28 July 2015

Construction of bar on cultural heritage site in Volgograd Region called off

28 July 2015

An inspection initiated by Commissioner for Human Rights in Volgograd Region Valeriy Rostovschikov revealed serious violations during construction of a bar on a cultural heritage site in the centre of Volgograd.

Nomination deadline for Commissioner for Human Rights in Chelyabinsk Region reduced by two weeks

28 July 2015

The Government of Chelyabinsk Region announced the change of a deadline for applications for a new regional Commissioner for Human Rights, a Dostup news agency correspondent reported, quoting the website of the local cabinet of ministers.

27 July 2015
Leaflet on free legal advice issued in Penza Region

Leaflet on free legal advice issued in Penza Region

27 July 2015

A leaflet on free legal advice was prepared and issued for the residents of Penza Region on the initiative of the regional Commissioner for Human Rights, Elena Rogova.

Detention conditions’ inspection in two correctional facilities of Lipetsk Region

27 July 2015
On 22–23 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Lipetsk Region Nikolay Zagnoyko, Assistant Prosecutor for Implementation of Law in Correctional Facilities of Lipetsk Region Viktor Polyakov, members of the Public Monitoring Commission, and Assistant Director, Human Rights Protection in the Penitentiary System Directorate, Lipetsk Region Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia, Igor Kirpichkin, inspected the detention conditions in the Correctional Medical Facility…
24 July 2015
Dagestan Commissioner to hold seminars for staff of FPS’s regional general directorate

Dagestan Commissioner to hold seminars for staff of FPS’s regional general directorate

24 July 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Dagestan Ummupazil Omarova will hold seminars for the personnel of the Republic of Dagestan General Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia. The course’s subject is the observance of detainees’ rights.

Tula Commissioner inspected regional temporary accommodation centre for aliens

24 July 2015

On 23 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Tula Region Galina Fomina conducted "a legal education hour" at the regional temporary accommodation centre for immigrants.

22 July 2015

Voronezh Commissioner protected aliens’ right to work

22 July 2015

With assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in Voronezh Region Tatiana Zarzhevskaya the aliens’ right to receive paid medical services (first aid and emergency) was restored.

Novosibirsk Region residents complain most about social rights’ infringements and authorities’ actions

22 July 2015

The analysis of complaints received by Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva during the open office hours held for public in 2015 has shown that the region’s residents are most concerned about violations in the fields of public utility services, housing, social payments and benefits.

21 July 2015
Rights of dead serviceman’s parents restored in Yakutia

Rights of dead serviceman’s parents restored in Yakutia

21 July 2015

On 21 July, the Press Service of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) reported that the rights of the dead serviceman’s parents were restored with assistance of Roman Obutov, public assistant to the Commissioner.