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Sometimes people do not even think about simple little things, without which life can become unbearable. Clean air and water, reserves, our planet and mineral resources need our protection. In the course of evolution, man learned not only to benefit from nature, but unfortunately to cause irreparable harm to it.
On May 31, Tatiana Moskalkova spoke at the plenary session in the Council of the Federation. For the first time, the Annual Report was considered in accordance with the procedure prescribed by provisions introduced by senators to the Regulations of the Council of the Federation.
In an interview with VMESTE-RF channel, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation told about human rights protection in Russia.
I congratulate all mothers, fathers, children, grandmothers and grandfathers on the International Day for Protection of Children!
Declaration of High Commissioner on release of convicts from serving sentence in connection with serious illness
In the conditions of increased attention of public organizations to the state of medical provision in the institutions of the correctional system, nowadays the exemption from punishment in connection with a serious illness is one of the most socially significant issues.
Healing of a person’s psyche is the most delicate and the most complicated sphere of the medicine. Sometimes, the borderland between reality and cloud-world where mentally deranged person stays in is very thin.
On Monday, May 15, the voting of Moscow residents on housing retrofitting started. During a month, dwellers of five-storey apartment blocks must decide on the future of their living houses and to make a decision that can influence significantly the quality and conditions of their living.
Russian legislation provides different opportunities for orphans and children deprived of parental care to live in family settings. However, today, foster family is the most common way of childcare.
On May 17, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent several proposals for amendments to the draft law on housing retrofitting in Moscow to the State Duma.
House is a special and a very important place for every person; one’s citadel and strength. Disputes related to programmes of resettlement from one housing to another can last for years sometimes.