08 July 2015

Amendments made to Buryatia law on Commissioner

08 July 2015

At the latest session of the People’s Khural (a state legislative authority in Buryatia), the deputies made amendments to the republic’s law On the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Buryatia.

07 July 2015

Lipetsk Commissioner held open office hours for prisoners in Elets

07 July 2015

On 6 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Lipetsk Region Nikolay Zagnoyko visited the Correctional Facility No. 3 in Elets Town.

06 July 2015
Conditions for disabled children with remaining intellect created in Sverdlovsk Region

Conditions for disabled children with remaining intellect created in Sverdlovsk Region

06 July 2015

With Sverdlovsk Region Commissioner for Human Rights Tatiana Merzlyakova’s multiple appeals to the regional government, a section for residence and medical treatment of children with mental and physical disabilities was opened in Ekaterinburg Residential Care Home for Disabled Children.

03 July 2015

Novosibirsk Commissioner held open office hours

03 July 2015

On 1 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva held open office hours in Ob Town. During the reception she received a complaint from residents of an apartment building about the ultimate limit state of their dwelling.

Hero of Russia Serik Sultangabiev undergoes rehabilitation in Sverdlovsk Region

03 July 2015

On 2 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova and President of the Lesnoy Town Soldiers’ Mothers Committee Nelly Markelova visited an internal troops’ hospital at the MIA of Russia in Ekaterinburg, where the Hero of Russia, Colonel Serik Sultangabiev, is undergoing a rehabilitation course.

30 June 2015

Ivanovo Commissioner considered education system problems

30 June 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region Natalia Kovaleva is to address the local authorities, the regional Duma and the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia with recommendations related to improving the regional education system. The decision was made following the results of the meeting on ‘General Education Personnel in Ivanovo Region: Problems and Solutions’ held by the Commissioner with the Expert Council members on 24 June.

Crimean citizens invited to assess local authorities

30 June 2015

On 1 July, the Republic of Crimea’s Government opens an  e-form  for evaluation of the local authorities’ activity.

Penza Commissioner inspected children’s summer recreation camps

30 June 2015

On 29 June, Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova jointly with representatives of the regional education ministry visited the Friends’ Valley children’s recreation camp (Michurinsky Village) and the Romantik children’s and teenagers’ rehabilitation unit (Zasechnoe).

Amendments to law providing land plots to families with many children to be considered in Leningrad Region

30 June 2015

On 29 June, after the second appeal made by Commissioner for Human Rights in Leningrad Region Sergei Shabanov, acting Governor of the region, Alexander Drozdenko, introduced the amendments to the law on  free-of-charge  provision of land plots to certain categories of citizens to be considered by the regional legislative assembly.

26 June 2015
3rd International Summer School on Human Rights ends in Kazan

3rd International Summer School on Human Rights ends in Kazan

26 June 2015

On 26 June, the 3rd International Summer School on Human Rights ends in Kazan. Having been organised at the Faculty of Law (Kazan Federal University), this summer event has been devoted to the actual issues of the protection of economic, social and cultural rights at the international, regional and national levels.