25 May 2015
Commissioner's Opinion on Federal Law No.129-FZ as of 23 May 2015 'On Introduction of Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the RF'

Commissioner's Opinion on Federal Law No.129-FZ as of 23 May 2015 'On Introduction of Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the RF'

25 May 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova is seriously concerned about the correspondence of the Federal Law No.  129-FZ  as of 23 May 2015 On Introduction of Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation to the Constitution of the Russian Federation.

21 May 2015

Meeting with representatives of International Commission of Jurists

21 May 2015

On 21 May, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova met with representatives of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) . 

First meeting of expert council of contest for development of monument to victims of political repressions

21 May 2015

On 20 May, the State Museum of GULAG History hosted the first meeting of the Expert Council of the contest for development of a concept of an architectural and sculptural composition ‘Monument to Victims of Political Repressions’.

20 May 2015

Ella Pamfilova took part in the conference on labour rights protection mechanisms development in Russia

20 May 2015

On 20 May, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova took part in the plenary meeting at the international conference ‘Labour Rights Under Crisis Circumstances: Trade Unions’ and Society Challenges and Strategies’.

Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia submitted a report to State Duma on result of work in 2014

Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia submitted a report to State Duma on result of work in 2014

20 May 2015

On 20 May, a "government hour" meeting with participation of Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova was held at the State Duma of the Russian Federation. The Commissioner presented her report to the parliament about result of work in 2014.

15 May 2015

Inspection at Nizhny Novgorod correctional facility carried out

15 May 2015

Representatives of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia carried out a site inspection at correctional treatment centres No. 3 ( LIU-3 ) and No. 10 ( LIU-10 ) in Nizhny Novgorod region. The inspection revealed a number of violations of custody conditions in LIU-3.

Meeting of Commissioner with representatives of Switzerland

15 May 2015

On 15 May, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova met with Ambassador of Switzerland to Russia Pierre Helg, and Minister and Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Switzerland, Patric Franzen.

 

14 May 2015

Inspection is being held at correctional facility in Republic of Bashkortostan by Commissioner’s order

14 May 2015

On 14 May, representatives of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia were sent to Salavat, the Republic of Bashkortostan, to inspect the maximum security penal colony No. 2.

08 May 2015

Inspection is being held at facility in Nizhny Novgorod Region by the Commissioner’s order

08 May 2015

Media reports as of 6 May on riots in correctional treatment centre No. 3 (LIU-3) in Nizhny Novgorod region led to the site inspection. According to the media reports, an emergency situation occurred in the penal colony. 

07 May 2015
Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia submitted a report to President of Russian Federation on result of work in 2014

Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia submitted a report to President of Russian Federation on result of work in 2014

07 May 2015

This is the first report of Ella Pamfilova as the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, appointed to this constitutional post by the State Duma of the Russian Federation on 18 March last year.