28 June 2016
Commissioner in Mari El and Department of Federal Bailiffs Service renewed cooperation agreement

Commissioner in Mari El and Department of Federal Bailiffs Service renewed cooperation agreement

28 June 2016

On 27 June, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Mari El Irina Tatarinova and the Department of Federal Bailiffs Service of Russia renewed cooperation agreement and discussed possibilities of joint activities.

Direct line on medical and social expert examination in Ulyanovsk Region

Direct line on medical and social expert examination in Ulyanovsk Region

28 June 2016

On 27 June, Commissioner for Human Rights in Ulyanovsk Region Lyudmila Krutilina held a direct line on pressing issues of medical and social expert examination. A representative of the Medical and Social Expert Examination Bureau participated in the direct line.

27 June 2016

Widow of participant in Great Patriotic War from Petrovsk-Zabaikalsky to get comfortable housing

27 June 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Trans-Baikal Territory Nikolay Kargin secured monetary payment to improve housing for a widow of a veteran of the Great Patriotic War. Now the elderly woman can afford to buy a comfortable accommodation.

Medical unit opened In Starodub Correctional Facility

Medical unit opened In Starodub Correctional Facility

27 June 2016

On 24 June, Commissioner for Human Rights in Bryansk Region Vyacheslav Tulupov attended an opening of new medical unit in the Starodub maximum security correctional facility (Correctional Facility No. 5 of the Bryansk Region General Department of the FPS of Russia). The ceremony was also attended by representatives of local authorities, the FPS officials, and human rights protection activists.

22 June 2016

Country house of Penza resident reconnected to power supply

22 June 2016

With the assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova, power supply has been restored in the country house of a disabled resident of Penza. The chairman of gardeners' association, who had illegally cut off the electricity in the country house, was held liable for the administrative offence.

21 June 2016

Parliamentarians and commissioners discussed protection of indigenous minorities

21 June 2016

On 14–17 June, the XII Conference of the Arctic Region Parliamentarians took place in  Ulan-Ude . A representative of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, Chief of Forward Planning and Preparation of Reports Section Marina Stepanova took part in the conference. She made a presentation on the topic ‘Protection of rights of indigenous minorities as one of the lines of the High Commissioner’s activity’.

20 June 2016
Anatoly Chadov reelected as Commissioner for Human Rights in Orenburg Region

Anatoly Chadov reelected as Commissioner for Human Rights in Orenburg Region

20 June 2016

On 20 June, members of the Legislative Assembly of Orenburg Region  re-elected  Anatoly Chadov as the regional Commissioner for Human Rights.

16 June 2016

Kaluga Region Commissioner assisted refugees

16 June 2016

Commissioner for Human Rights in Kaluga Region Yuriy Zelnikov visited a temporary accommodation centre for refugees from Ukraine located in the Berezichskaya Social Hotel, the branch of the Kaluga Region State Autonomous Facility "Centre of  Post Boarding School  Assistance ‘Spread your wings!’". Yuriy Zelnikov clarified for the refugees how to acquire Russian citizenship, explained some employment and social benefits issues.

15 June 2016

Public observation over Uniform State Exam in Ekaterinburg

15 June 2016

A representative of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region attended three leaving examinations in Ekaterinburg in the capacity of a public observer. There were no violation of children’s rights, but Natalia Ulyanova is concerned about episodes of excessive control.

Ecological situation in Leningrad region improved

15 June 2016

Thanks to the help of Commissioner for Human Rights in Leningrad Region Sergey Shabanov, a breeding factory has been punished for illegal disposal of manure. The Krasnoarmeisky Breeding Factory, CJSC was fined and obliged to utilise wastes of cattle.