26 January 2017
Joint open office hours for foreign citizens held in Ekaterinburg

Joint open office hours for foreign citizens held in Ekaterinburg

26 January 2017

On 25 January, representatives of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region, human rights activists, stuffers of the regional Prosecutor’s Office and police officers held a joint open office hours for foreign citizens in Ekaterinburg.

25 January 2017

Guilty in violation of rights of Irkutsk Region psychiatric hospital patients held liable

25 January 2017

Persons guilty in gross violations of rights of Psychiatric Hospital No. 2 in the Sosnoviy Bor settlement patients had been held liable, the Press Service of the Commissioner for Hunan Rights in Irkutsk Region reported on 24 January.

24 January 2017
Deputy Head of Chancery of High Commissioner participates in meeting of Constitutional Court of Russian Federation

Deputy Head of Chancery of High Commissioner participates in meeting of Constitutional Court of Russian Federation

24 January 2017

On 24 January, following an order of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, Deputy Head of Chancery of High Commissioner participates in a meeting of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation dedicated to the case of compliance of Article 212.1 of the Criminal Court of the Russian Federation with the Constitution of the Russian Federation in connection with Ildar Dadin’s appeal.

18 January 2017

Meeting of interdepartmental working group preparing draft law on release of seriously ill convicts

18 January 2017

On 16 January, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia hosted a regular meeting of the interdepartmental working group preparing a draft law on release of seriously ill convicts.

16 January 2017
Federal Register of People with Disabilities launched in Russia

Federal Register of People with Disabilities launched in Russia

16 January 2017

On 1 January, the Federal State Information System ‘The Federal Register of People with Disabilities’ (FRPD) has been launched in Russia at www.sfri.ru.

13 January 2017

Meeting of Council for Civil Society and Human Rights held in Republic of Ingushetia

13 January 2017

On 12 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Ingushetia Dzhambulat Ozdoev chaired a meeting of the regional Council for Civil Society and Human Rights.

12 January 2017

Novosibirsk ombudsman protected rights of consumers

12 January 2017

As a result of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region’s petition to the Novosibirsk Region Department of the Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing an administrative case has been launched against a local organisation.

11 January 2017
Ambulance phone line for people with hearing disorders launched in Sevastopol

Ambulance phone line for people with hearing disorders launched in Sevastopol

11 January 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in the City of Sevastopol Pavel Butsay assisted in launching ambulance phone line for people with hearing disorders in Sevastopol, Crimea. The innovation will make it possible for such people to text to the ambulance centre directly.

10 January 2017

Commissioner for Human Rights in Irkutsk Region helped large family improve living conditions

10 January 2017

On 10 January, with assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Irkutsk Region Valery Lukin a large family received an opportunity to move to new housing.

22 December 2016
4th Regional Human Rights Protection Forum held in Tula Region

4th Regional Human Rights Protection Forum held in Tula Region

22 December 2016

On 20 December, the 4th Regional Human Rights Protection Forum ‘Topical Issues of Human and Civil Rights Protection in Tula Region’ took place in Tula under the aegis of the local Commissioner for Human Rights, Galina Fomina.