22 October 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova agreed on reappointment of Commissioner for Human Rights in Buryatia

Tatiana Moskalkova agreed on reappointment of Commissioner for Human Rights in Buryatia

22 October 2019
On October 22, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a videoconference call with a candidate for the position of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Buryatia Julia Zhambalova. During the conversation, Tatiana Moskalkova and Julia Zhambalova discussed topical issues related to the observance and protection of the region residents’ rights. The…
Commentary by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Commentary by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

22 October 2019
An invaluable contribution to strengthening the principles of democracy and the formation of an active civil society in our country is made by the Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights. Within almost ten years, the Council was headed by Mikhail Alexandrovich Fedotov, demonstrating a vivid example of serving the interests of Russian citizens, the principles of legality and justice. The human…
18 October 2019
Round table on effectiveness of teaching "Human Rights" discipline in educational organizations

Round table on effectiveness of teaching "Human Rights" discipline in educational organizations

18 October 2019
On October 18, a round table on the effectiveness of teaching human rights in educational organizations was held at the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation. The event was attended by members of federal authorities and international organizations, Commissioners for Human Rights in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and representatives of leading universities of the country.…

Seminar-meeting "Bankruptcy of construction organizations: protecting shareholders’ rights"

18 October 2019
Today, the seminar-meeting "Bankruptcy of construction organizations: protecting shareholders’ rights" is held by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, representatives of the Offices of Commissioners for Human Rights in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation on the basis of the Scientific and Educational Center for Human Rights at Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL).
17 October 2019
High Commissioner held personal reception of citizens in Bryansk

High Commissioner held personal reception of citizens in Bryansk

17 October 2019
On October 17, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a personal reception of citizens in Bryansk. The applicants addressed the federal ombudswoman on various legal issues, but the greatest number of complaints concerned housing problems. Tatiana Moskalkova listened to all applicants' arguments and accepted their appeals for further work.
Human rights education issues discussed in Bryansk

Human rights education issues discussed in Bryansk

17 October 2019
On October 17, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the interregional scientific-practical conference «The main aspects of observing and protecting the rights of citizens: human rights education and regional experience of human rights activities». The event was dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the establishment of the institution of the Commissioner for…
Conference “Taking action to improve women’s participation in public and political decision making” held in Sochi

Conference “Taking action to improve women’s participation in public and political decision making” held in Sochi

17 October 2019
In the framework of the joint project of the Council of Europe, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation «Co-operation on the implementation of the Russian Federation National Action Strategy for Women (2017–2022)» a conference «Actions to promote the…
High Commissioner met with Governor of Bryansk Region

High Commissioner met with Governor of Bryansk Region

17 October 2019
On October 17, as part of a working visit to Bryansk, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with region’s governor Alexander Bogomaz. Tatiana Moskalkova and Alexander Bogomaz discussed the human rights situation in the Bryansk region. The meeting participants paid special attention to the protection of citizens' social rights, in particular, the right to social security…
28 August 2019
Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

28 August 2019
I welcome the decision of the Podolsky court of Kiev, which today has released Kirill Vyshinsky from detention under personal guarantee. I think this decision is fair, devoid of political undertones. This gives hope for a further objective examination of the journalist’s case. I congratulate Kirill, his relatives, friends and all those helping his release!
16 August 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova and Arman Tatoyan held joint reception of citizens

Tatiana Moskalkova and Arman Tatoyan held joint reception of citizens

16 August 2019
On August 16, in Moscow, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia Arman Tatoyan held a joint reception of citizens of the two countries. The applicants addressed the ombudspersons with a wide range of issues related to the criminal procedure, social services, migration and other areas. Tatiana Moskalkova…