13 April 2017
Dialog with High Commissioner. Labor rights protection

Dialog with High Commissioner. Labor rights protection

13 April 2017

The High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation learned from mass media sources that the administration of LLC "Trest SZSSM", which is part of the holding company of "Promindustriya" Industrial Group, violates the employees’ labor rights. This enterprise carries out production activities for the arrangement of oil and gas fields, construction and reconstruction of grid power facilities in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region.

PMC law will be supplemented

PMC law will be supplemented

13 April 2017

The High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation was empowered the right to initiate the structure enlarging of PMCs

11 April 2017
Statement of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Statement of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

11 April 2017

According to media reports, at a G7 Foreign Ministers meeting (April 11, 2017), the question of the possible adoption of new sanctions against Russia in connection with its position on Syria was raised again. However, this initiative of the British Foreign Minister was not supported by a number of foreign ministers, which indicates the desire of most states to solve the problems through diplomatic negotiations, and not through unilateral sanctions.

10 April 2017
Address of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova

Address of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova

10 April 2017

St. Petersburg, Stockholm, Tanta — the victims are multiplying every day, the mournful death-roll grows. Today international terrorism represents the most terrible threat to the security and stability in the world, the social and economic development of all countries. It tramples on the fundamental values on which the development of free societies is based. It deprives people of the most inalienable right — the right to life.

07 April 2017
World Health Day

World Health Day

07 April 2017

Health is the most valuable nature gift to people. The life quality and families’ well-being directly depends on the state of health. The World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on 7 April. On this day in 1948 the World Health Organization (WHO) was established. The main goals of World Health Day are healthy lifestyle advocacy, bad habits rejection, highlighting of public attention to health problems and willingness to respond to new emerging threats.

06 April 2017
High Commissioner held a personal reception of citizens

High Commissioner held a personal reception of citizens

06 April 2017

On 6 April, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatyana Moskalkova held a personal reception of Krasnodar farmers, participants of the "tractor march".

03 April 2017
Tatiana Moskalkova expressed condolences in connection with explosions in Saint Petersburg underground

Tatiana Moskalkova expressed condolences in connection with explosions in Saint Petersburg underground

03 April 2017

On 3 April, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova expressed her heartfelt condolences to relatives, friends and colleagues of those who were killed and injured because of the explosion in the Saint Petersburg underground system.

29 March 2017
About progress of consideration of human rights defenders’ petition

About progress of consideration of human rights defenders’ petition

29 March 2017

On 28 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova launched a verification following the petition submitted by Executive Director of the  All-Russian  Public Movement "For Human Rights" Lev Ponomarev and Chairperson of the Moscow Helsinki Group Lyudmila Alekseeva regarding the events related to the procession held on 26 March in Moscow.

28 March 2017
High Commissioner attended meeting of Presidential Commission for Disabled

High Commissioner attended meeting of Presidential Commission for Disabled

28 March 2017

On 28 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the meeting of the Presidential Commission for the Disabled.

24 March 2017
Tatiana Moskalkova expressed condolences in connection with terrorist attack in London

Tatiana Moskalkova expressed condolences in connection with terrorist attack in London

24 March 2017

On 23 March, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova passed a letter of condolences in connection with the terrorist attack that occurred on 22 March in London to Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom to the Russian Federation Laurie Bristow.