19 May 2017
Expert Council under the High Commissioner approved its sections

Expert Council under the High Commissioner approved its sections

19 May 2017

High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova signed a regulation on creation of the following sections of the Expert Council under the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

18 May 2017
Representative of High Commissioner visited Butyrka prison castle

Representative of High Commissioner visited Butyrka prison castle

18 May 2017

On May 18, at the invitation of the administration of the Federal State Institution Pretrial Detention Center No. 2 of the Federal Service for the Execution of Sanctions Office in Moscow, Deputy Head of Chancery of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ivan Solovyov took part in the dedication of the iconostasion and the Mantle of Our Lady Temple in the Butyrka prison castle.

Tatiana Moskalkova presented Annual Report on activity of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation before deputies of State Duma

Tatiana Moskalkova presented Annual Report on activity of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation before deputies of State Duma

18 May 2017

On May 17, Tatiana Moskalkova presented the Annual 2016 Report on the activity of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation at the plenary session of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.

17 May 2017
High Commissioner published the Annual 2016 Report on the activity of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

High Commissioner published the Annual 2016 Report on the activity of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

17 May 2017

On May 17, the High Commissioner published the Annual 2016 Report on the activity of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation addressing main directions in the human rights field, the character and the number of the received appeals to the High Commissioner.

16 May 2017
Representative of High Commissioner spoke at Forum in Astana

Representative of High Commissioner spoke at Forum in Astana

16 May 2017

On May 16, Deputy Head of Chancery of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ivan Solovyov spoke at the first forum of the National Preventive Mechanism "Torture prevention: Kazakh and international experience".

08 May 2017
Victory Day greetings from High Commissioner

Victory Day greetings from High Commissioner

08 May 2017

I sincerely wish you a happy Victory Day!

05 May 2017
Tatiana Moskalkova presented the annual report of the High Commissioner to Vladimir Putin

Tatiana Moskalkova presented the annual report of the High Commissioner to Vladimir Putin

05 May 2017

On 5 May, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova presented the annual report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and informed him about the situation with human rights in the country.

26 April 2017
High Commissioner meets with United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights

High Commissioner meets with United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights

26 April 2017

On April 25, Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, met with the United Nations Special Rapporteur Idriss Jazairy on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the realization of human rights.

Address of High Commissioner on the International Day for the Remembrance of Radiation Accidents and Disasters Victims

Address of High Commissioner on the International Day for the Remembrance of Radiation Accidents and Disasters Victims

26 April 2017

April 26, 1986, the world experienced a severe man-made disaster — an accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Millions of people were exposed to radiation, hundreds of thousands — lost their health and shelter.

High Commissioner helped an orphan exercise the right to shelter

26 April 2017

Appeals related to housing issues are received by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation each day. Only in 2016, more than 7,000 complaints concerning housing and communal legislation were received.