11 February 2019
Visit to Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran

Visit to Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran

11 February 2019
On February 11, representatives of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation visited the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation. The representatives congratulated Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation Mehdi Sanaei on behalf of Tatiana Moskalkova on the National Day of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The representatives of the federal ombudswoman…
08 February 2019
Statement by High Commissioner with regard to IPC decision

Statement by High Commissioner with regard to IPC decision

08 February 2019
I welcomed the news that today our Paralympians were «returned the flag». The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) decided to conditionally lift the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee. After being deprived of membership in the IPC, our athletes missed a lot of competitions, lost the opportunity to demonstrate the will and courage that is so important for sportspersons, and especially…
05 February 2019
High Commissioner met with EU Ambassador to Russia

High Commissioner met with EU Ambassador to Russia

05 February 2019
On February 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Ambassador of the European Union to the Russian Federation Markus Ederer. During the meeting, Tatiana Moskalkova presented the Institute of the High Commissioner, told about the main areas of activity, subjects of appeals, as well as mechanisms to protect and restore violated rights.…
01 February 2019
High Commissioner met with Charge d'affaires of Canada

High Commissioner met with Charge d'affaires of Canada

01 February 2019
On February 1, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Charge d’affaires of Canada to the Russian Federation Stephane Jobin. The parties discussed a broad human rights agenda. Tatiana Moskalkova told about the institute of the Russian ombudsperson, subjects of appeals, as well as tools for protecting and restoring violated rights. According to Stephane…
29 January 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova: it is very important to develop new measures to protect women

Tatiana Moskalkova: it is very important to develop new measures to protect women

29 January 2019
On January 29, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the opening ceremony of the project «Co-operation on the implementation of the Russian Federation National Action Strategy for Women (2017–2022)». The ceremony involved Verena Taylor, Director of the Office of the Council of Europe Directorate General of Programmes, Alexey Vovchenko, the First Deputy Minister…
16 January 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova held several meetings with colleagues in Uzbekistan

Tatiana Moskalkova held several meetings with colleagues in Uzbekistan

16 January 2019
On January 16, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held several meetings with colleagues during a working visit to the Republic of Uzbekistan. Tatiana Moskalkova met with Speaker of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan Nuriddinjon Ismailov. The parties discussed the development of Russian-Uzbek cooperation and the main human…
Tatiana Moskalkova spoke about importance of cooperation with Uzbekistan on education and protection of migrants’ rights

Tatiana Moskalkova spoke about importance of cooperation with Uzbekistan on education and protection of migrants’ rights

16 January 2019
On January 16, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the Uzbek-Russian round table discussion "Cooperation for human rights and the rule of law: humanitarian aspects of cooperation between the ombudsman institutions of Uzbekistan and Russia". In her address, the federal ombudswoman emphasized the importance of the Strategy on the rights of youth. According…
High Commissioner signed Memorandums on Cooperation with Ombudsman of Uzbekistan and National Human Rights Centre of Uzbekistan

High Commissioner signed Memorandums on Cooperation with Ombudsman of Uzbekistan and National Human Rights Centre of Uzbekistan

16 January 2019
High Commissioner signed Memorandums on Cooperation with Ombudsman of Uzbekistan and National Human Rights Centre of Uzbekistan On January 16, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova signed Memorandums on Cooperation with the Ombudsman of Uzbekistan and the National Human Rights Centre of the Republic Of Uzbekistan. "The signed Memorandums will consolidate the national human…
12 January 2019
Urgent Statement by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Urgent Statement by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

12 January 2019
I found out from the post of Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmyla Denisova on Facebook that our Ukrainian colleagues did not receive from us responses to their appeals and requests about Ukrainian prisoners held in Russia. I was really surprised and concerned about that fact. Lyudmila Denisova sent me a list of those citizens, and I am quite…
25 December 2018
Working visit to the Republic of Armenia

Working visit to the Republic of Armenia

25 December 2018
On December 21, representatives of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation participated in conference "Protection of the Rights of Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Progress and Challenges" at the invitation of the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia. During the visit, representatives of the High Commissioner met with Armenian Ombudsman Arman Tatoyan. Parties discussed practical cooperation…