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.

25 April 2017
High Commissioner representative visited pre-trial detention center in Crimea

High Commissioner representative visited pre-trial detention center in Crimea

25 April 2017

On behalf of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova, on April 24, 2017, associate executive officer of the High Commissioner affairs Ivan Solovyov visited a predetention center of Russia for the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol.

Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the joint meeting of the Council of the Federation Committees

Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the joint meeting of the Council of the Federation Committees

25 April 2017

On April 25, Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, took part in a joint meeting of the Council of Federation Committees on State-Building and Legislation and on Defense and Security, dedicated to the activities of the Russian Prosecutor’s Office for 2016.

24 April 2017
High Commissioner received the wife of a Russian pilot abducted by US intelligence agencies

High Commissioner received the wife of a Russian pilot abducted by US intelligence agencies

24 April 2017

Citizens' appeals handling is the main aspect of the High Commissioner’s work, and special attention is paid to personal receptions.

20 April 2017
High Commissioner spoke at the meeting of the State Duma Committee on development of civil society

High Commissioner spoke at the meeting of the State Duma Committee on development of civil society

20 April 2017

Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, spoke at a meeting of the State Duma Committee on the development of civil society and the issues of public and religious associations chaired by Sergey Gavrilov.

High Commissioner visited Multifunctional Center

High Commissioner visited Multifunctional Center

20 April 2017

On 20 April, Tatiana Moskalkova, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, visited the Multifunctional Center (MFC) opened in Sokolniki district of Moscow the other day.

18 April 2017
High Commissioner addressed State Duma Committee

High Commissioner addressed State Duma Committee

18 April 2017

On April 18, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatyana Moskalkova spoke at a meeting of the State Duma Committee on State-Building and Legislation, chaired by Pavel Krasheninnikov, where she summarized her work during 2016.

First meeting of Expert Council under High Commissioner

First meeting of Expert Council under High Commissioner

18 April 2017

On April 18, the first meeting of the Expert Council under the chairmanship of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova was held.