01 February 2017

Outcomes of human rights protection activity in 2016 summarized in Republic of Tatarstan

01 February 2017

On 31 January, a meeting of Expert Council of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Tatarstan was held in Kazan. The meeting was chaired by regional Commissioner Saria Saburskaia.

31 January 2017

Final meeting of interdepartmental working group elaborating draft law on release of gravely ill prisoners

31 January 2017

On 30 January, a final meeting of the interdepartmental working group elaborating a draft law on release of gravely ill prisoners was held at the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia.

30 January 2017
Working visit of Novosibirsk Commissioner to regional correctional facility

Working visit of Novosibirsk Commissioner to regional correctional facility

30 January 2017

On 27 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva and representatives of the regional Prosecutor’s Office inspected Correctional Facility No. 8.

27 January 2017

Chelyabinsk Commissioner signed agreement with Ural higher education institute

27 January 2017

On 25 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in Chelyabinsk Region Margarita Pavlova and the South Ural State Medical University Ilya Volchegorskiy signed an agreement on cooperation.

26 January 2017

Arkhangelsk Commissioner met with regional civil activists

26 January 2017

On 25 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in Arkhangelsk Region Lyubov Anisimova held a working meeting with activists of the Public Movement “Community for Protection of Consumers’ rights”.

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.