14 February 2019
High Commissioner’s representative participated in ENNHRI meeting

High Commissioner’s representative participated in ENNHRI meeting

14 February 2019
On February 13 and 14, in Brussels, a representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation participated in the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions meeting on the Role of NHRIs in (Post) Conflict Situations. The discussion was focused on the promotion and protection of human rights in non-government controlled areas. The event involved heads and representatives of national…
Dialogue with High Commissioner. Working conditions

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Working conditions

14 February 2019
The peculiarity of appeals in the area of violation of labor rights is that a successful outcome makes it possible to restore the rights of not only the applicant, but all his colleagues. Citizen G. addressed me with a complaint about unsatisfactory working conditions provided for the employees of a filling station in Tula. I sent a request to the prosecutor’s office of the Tula Region. The applicant’s…
13 February 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova met with Ukrainian sailors in Lefortovo Prison

Tatiana Moskalkova met with Ukrainian sailors in Lefortovo Prison

13 February 2019
On February 12, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova together with Vice President of the European Ombudsman Institute, independent international expert Nina Karpachova visited Pretrial Detention Center No.2 (SIZO-2 Lefortovo) where meeting with Ukrainian navy sailors A. Ayder, v. Soroka, A. Artemenko detained on November 25, 2018 by Russian border…
12 February 2019
Seminar-meeting of judges of Russian courts of general jurisdiction and courts of arbitrazh

Seminar-meeting of judges of Russian courts of general jurisdiction and courts of arbitrazh

12 February 2019
On February 12, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in a seminar-meeting of judges of courts of general jurisdiction and courts of arbitrazh of the Russian Federation. During the event, 2018 results and tasks for 2019 were discussed.
11 February 2019
Visit to Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran

Visit to Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran

11 February 2019
On February 11, representatives of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation visited the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation. The representatives congratulated Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation Mehdi Sanaei on behalf of Tatiana Moskalkova on the National Day of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The representatives of the federal ombudswoman…
08 February 2019
Statement by High Commissioner with regard to IPC decision

Statement by High Commissioner with regard to IPC decision

08 February 2019
I welcomed the news that today our Paralympians were «returned the flag». The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) decided to conditionally lift the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee. After being deprived of membership in the IPC, our athletes missed a lot of competitions, lost the opportunity to demonstrate the will and courage that is so important for sportspersons, and especially…
05 February 2019
High Commissioner met with EU Ambassador to Russia

High Commissioner met with EU Ambassador to Russia

05 February 2019
On February 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Ambassador of the European Union to the Russian Federation Markus Ederer. During the meeting, Tatiana Moskalkova presented the Institute of the High Commissioner, told about the main areas of activity, subjects of appeals, as well as mechanisms to protect and restore violated rights.…
Tatiana Moskalkova held personal reception of citizens

Tatiana Moskalkova held personal reception of citizens

05 February 2019
On February 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a personal reception of human rights defenders and relatives of Russian citizens detained in SIZO-1 of the Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol Department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia (Simferopol) and SIZO-3 of the Republic of Bashkortostan Department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia (Sterlitamak).…
01 February 2019
High Commissioner met with Charge d'affaires of Canada

High Commissioner met with Charge d'affaires of Canada

01 February 2019
On February 1, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Charge d’affaires of Canada to the Russian Federation Stephane Jobin. The parties discussed a broad human rights agenda. Tatiana Moskalkova told about the institute of the Russian ombudsperson, subjects of appeals, as well as tools for protecting and restoring violated rights. According to Stephane…
30 January 2019
Representatives of High Commissioner took part in work of the State Duma round table

Representatives of High Commissioner took part in work of the State Duma round table

30 January 2019
On January 30 representatives of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation and representatives of regional Commissioners took part in work of the round table "The Role of Traditional Religions in the Development of Civil Society" in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. Participants of the event discussed a number of problems of the activities of traditional religions and their…