15 July 2015

Crimean Commissioner visited Feodosia

15 July 2015

On 13 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Crimea Lyudmila Lubina made a working visit to Feodosia where she held open office hours, inspected the local court and the City Hospital No. 1.

Kostroma Commissioner visited correctional facility in Ostrovskoe Village

15 July 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Kostroma Region Vadim Smirnov visited the Correctional Facility No. 4, which today contains over 350 prisoners.

14 July 2015

Commissioner in Khakassia held open office hours

14 July 2015

On 13 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Khakassia Alexander Chistotin, represented by staff members of his Office, held open office hours in Abaz Town.

Activists in South Ural to take part in human rights commissioner’s elections for the first time

14 July 2015

Activists of the South Ural area will be able to take part in the elections of the human rights commissioner in Chelyabinsk Region for the first time ever in Russian history, present Commissioner Alexey Sevastyanov reported.

13 July 2015
Sverdlovsk Commissioner met with China delegation

Sverdlovsk Commissioner met with China delegation

13 July 2015

On 10 July, Commissioner for Human Rights Tatiana Merzlyakova met with a delegation of China to discuss the human rights situation in Russia and the PRC.

Tomsk Commissioner received complaints about violation of local residents’ housing and labour rights

13 July 2015

For the first six months Commissioner for Human Rights in Tomsk Region Elena Kartashova received 706 complaints. For the same period last year 663 complaints were registered by the Commissioner’s Office.

Ivanovo Commissioner inspected correctional facility in Talitsy Village

13 July 2015

Recommendations given by Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region Natalia Kovaleva following the visit to the Correctional Facility No. 2 in Talitsy Village were taken for implementation by the facility’s administration.

10 July 2015
Future lawyers to take internship at Novosibirsk Commissioner’s Office

Future lawyers to take internship at Novosibirsk Commissioner’s Office

10 July 2015

Within the framework of a cooperation agreement, some students of the Novosibirsk Institute of Law (a branch of Tomsk State University) will take an internship at the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region.

Viktor Lokhichev was appointed Commissioner in Omsk Region

10 July 2015

On 9 July, deputies of the Legislative Assembly of Omsk Region appointed Viktor Lokhichev the regional human rights commissioner.

09 July 2015

Recommendations on treatment of mentally ill developed in Ulyanovsk Region

09 July 2015

On 7 July, on the initiative of the regional Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Krutilina, the Chamber of Justice and Public Control held a roundtable on current problems in protection of mentally ill patients’ rights in Ulyanovsk Region.