06 November 2014

Investigation into the Savchenko case

06 November 2014
Representatives of the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia have visited the Serbsky State Scientific Centre for Social and Forensic Psychiatry to inspect the conditions in which Nadezhda Savchenko has been kept for psychiatric examination. No serious violations have been revealed during the inspection.
29 October 2014

Meeting with the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Director

29 October 2014
On 29 October 2014, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova and Director of the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Michael George Link held a working meeting with the participation of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ representatives.

Ella Pamfilova opened ‘Retrieving the Names’ ceremony

29 October 2014

On 29 October 2014, the day before the state Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Political Repression, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova opened the annual ceremony called ‘The Return of the Names’.

28 October 2014

Ella Pamfilova met with officials of regional human rights’ offices

28 October 2014
On 28 October 2014, in Moscow, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova held a meeting with the officials from regional human rights commissioners’ offices in the territorial entities of the Russian Federation.
24 October 2014

The Supreme Court of Russia established justice for a family

24 October 2014

With the assistance of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia justice has been restored in the case of Mr V.

10 October 2014

Human Rights Commissioner in the Russian Federation suggests review amendments to law on people with disabilities

10 October 2014
On 10 October 2014, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova submitted an official request to Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev to consider the issue of TV programmes accessibility to people with partial or total inability to hear.
08 October 2014

Business Lunch at the Rossiyskaya Gazeta

08 October 2014
On 8 October 2014, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova participated in the Business Lunch at the editorial office of the Rossiyskaya Gazeta. During the lunch she answered sharpest questions of journalists and the RG readers.
07 October 2014

Ombudsmen meeting with Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy Alexander Beglov

07 October 2014
On 7 October 2014, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ella Pamfilova participated in the human rights commissioners’ meeting with Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Central Federal District Alexander Beglov.
03 October 2014

Verification of data on soldiers’ deaths goes on

03 October 2014
Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova has in due time received a response from the Chief Military Prosecutor’s Office related to the examination of deaths and detention of Russian servicemen.
30 September 2014

Observance of indigenous peoples’ rights discussed in Krasnoyarsk

30 September 2014
On 29 to 30 September, Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova took part in the research and practice seminar The Role of National Human Rights Defending Organisations in Promoting Rights of Indigenous Minorities.