16 September 2015
Working visit of High Commissioner to Kabardino-Balkar Republic

Working visit of High Commissioner to Kabardino-Balkar Republic

16 September 2015

On 16 September, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova made a working visit to the  Kabardino-Balkar  Republic.

09 September 2015
Joint meeting held by Central Election Commission of Russia on threshold of Single Election Day

Joint meeting held by Central Election Commission of Russia on threshold of Single Election Day

09 September 2015

On 9 September, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova took part in the meeting held by the Central Election Commission chaired by Vladimir Churov. During the video conference regional election commissions and human rights commissioners discussed the readiness of the election commissions to the Single Election Day which will be held on 13 September 2015.

07 September 2015

Human rights commissioners, CE and UN representatives took part in roundtable

07 September 2015

On 4 September, an international roundtable chaired by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova took part in Volgograd.

04 September 2015
Coordination Council meeting of human rights commissioners in Southern Federal District held in Volgograd

Coordination Council meeting of human rights commissioners in Southern Federal District held in Volgograd

04 September 2015

On 3 September, a Coordination Council meeting of human rights commissioners in the Southern Federal District (SFD) headed by Ella Pamfilova was held in Volgograd.

02 September 2015
Statement of High Commissioner on accident in Pre-Trial Detention Centre No. 1 in Ulyanovsk Region

Statement of High Commissioner on accident in Pre-Trial Detention Centre No. 1 in Ulyanovsk Region

02 September 2015

Nine were injured and four died in fire in Pre-Trial  Detention Centre No. 1 of the Ulyanovsk Region Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia on 29 August 2015. It is the matter of great concern since such fundamental human rights as the right to life and right to health have been violated. 

On results of military unit's inspection in Kostroma

02 September 2015

As a result of the inspection of Military Unit No. 71211 in Kostroma, initiated by the High Commissioner, some violations of the guard service managing and stress resistance testing of servicemen before their going on watch were found out.

30 August 2015
On tragedy in Pre-Trial Detention Centre No. 1 in Ulyanovsk Region

On tragedy in Pre-Trial Detention Centre No. 1 in Ulyanovsk Region

30 August 2015

High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova has expressed her condolences to families and beloved ones of the lost in fire in Pre-Trial  Detention Centre No. 1 ( SIZO-1 ) of Ulyanovsk on 29 August, and wished the injured a speedy recovery.

28 August 2015

High Commissioner visited prisoners in penitentiary facilities of Republic of Mordovia

28 August 2015

On 27 August, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova visited some penitentiary facilities in the Republic of Mordovia, including a female correctional facility ( IK-2 ), strict regime correctional facilities (IK- 22 and  IK-5 ), and a special regime correctional facility (IK- 6).

27 August 2015
High Commissioner taken servicemen’s shooting situation outside Kostroma under control

High Commissioner taken servicemen’s shooting situation outside Kostroma under control

27 August 2015

On 27 August, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia has assigned a staff member of the Office to investigate all circumstances of the shooting accident which occurred in the Military Unit No. 71211 yesterday.

26 August 2015
High Commissioner to visit Nikolay Karpyuk

High Commissioner to visit Nikolay Karpyuk

26 August 2015

On 26 August, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova has sent an official reply to the open appeal of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights, Valeriya Lutkovska, regarding detention of a Ukrainian citizen, Nikolay Karpyuk.