17 December 2018
High Commissioner met with Ombudsman of Serbia

High Commissioner met with Ombudsman of Serbia

17 December 2018
On December 17, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Protector of Citizens (Ombudsman) of the Republic of Serbia Zoran Pasalić. The participants of the meeting discussed topical human rights issues and further collaboration under a Memorandum on Cooperation between ombudspersons of Russia and Serbia. Tatiana Moskalkova told the Serbian Ombudsman about the…
High Commissioner upheld right to hold rap concerts

High Commissioner upheld right to hold rap concerts

17 December 2018
According to High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova, the issue frequently raised by students at the meetings with the federal ombudswoman is whether the ban of local authorities on rap performances violates human rights. "Part of the older generation has always negatively perceived and continue perceiving new art forms. It suffices to recall such phenomena…
13 December 2018
Tatiana Moskalkova helped applicant to reсеive state protection

Tatiana Moskalkova helped applicant to reсеive state protection

13 December 2018
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova received an application for state protection from lawyer B. engaged in the investigation of a criminal case related to excess of authority by officers of the Yaroslavl Penal Colony No. 1 and use of violence against convicts. Based on the information provided, the High Commissioner twice appealed to the Chairman of the…
12 December 2018
Presenting national awards for achievements in human rights and charity work

Presenting national awards for achievements in human rights and charity work

12 December 2018
On December 12, in the Kremlin, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin presented national awards for outstanding achievements in human rights and charity work. Chairman of the National Society of People with Disabilities Mikhail Terentyev received the human rights award for 2018. The award for achievements in charity work was presented to Lev Ambinder, president of Rusfond Charity…
06 December 2018
Russian citizen can return home thanks to interaction between Russian and Armenian ombudspersons

Russian citizen can return home thanks to interaction between Russian and Armenian ombudspersons

06 December 2018
Close cooperation has been established within the framework of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance (EOA) to prevent violations of human rights and freedoms in the territory of the EOA member states. Citizen G. addressed High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova to protect the rights of her nephew Y. According to the applicant, citizen of the Russian…
03 December 2018
Tatiana Moskalkova opened All-Russian Human Rights Lesson

Tatiana Moskalkova opened All-Russian Human Rights Lesson

03 December 2018
On December 3, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova opened the All-Russian Uniform Lesson "HUMAN RIGHTS" and met with students of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO). This year, a large-scale educational project is dedicated to two important dates: the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 25th…
29 November 2018
Tatiana Moskalkova met with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Armenia

Tatiana Moskalkova met with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Armenia

29 November 2018
On November 29, in Yerevan, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Armenia Alexey Kopyrkin at the International Conference dedicated to the ten-year anniversary of the activity of the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia as National Preventive Mechanism. Participants discussed a wide range of human rights issues involving international…
28 November 2018
High Commissioner spoke about protection of human rights in places of detention at International Conference in Yerevan

High Commissioner spoke about protection of human rights in places of detention at International Conference in Yerevan

28 November 2018
On November 28, in Yerevan, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the International Conference dedicated to the ten-year anniversary of the activity of the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia as National Preventive Mechanism. At panel discussion on ensuring the rights of women and minors in places of detention, the federal ombudswoman spoke about the policy…
09 November 2018
Memorandum on Cooperation with Mongolia

Memorandum on Cooperation with Mongolia

09 November 2018
On November 9, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and Chief Commissioner of National Human Rights Commission of Mongolia Byambadorj Jamsran signed a Memorandum on Cooperation. The Memorandum provides for cooperation in the protection of the rights and freedoms of Russian and Mongolian citizens. Under the Memorandum of Understanding the Office of the High Commissioner…
Meeting of Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance

Meeting of Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance

09 November 2018
On November 9, a meeting of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance (EOA) was held in Moscow under the chairmanship of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova. Opening the event, Tatiana Moskalkova emphasized the significance of interaction between the participants of the Alliance and noted the positive experience for the year. "In one year of EOA…