24 August 2015
4th Summer School on Human Rights in 2016 to be hosted by Voronezh

4th Summer School on Human Rights in 2016 to be hosted by Voronezh

24 August 2015

Representatives of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) suggested that the regular summer school on human rights in 2016 be held in Voronezh, reported Commissioner for Human Rights in Voronezh Region Tatiana Zrazhevskaya to Governor Alexey Gordeev.

Bashkortostan Commissioner visited Correctional Facility No. 3

24 August 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Bashkortostan Rim Kayumov visited the Maximum Security Correctional Facility No. 3 in Ufa to check detention conditions. 

21 August 2015

Khakassia Commissioner held open office hours in Beliy Yar Village

21 August 2015
On 20 August, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Khakassia Alexander Chistotin held open office hours for public in Beliy Yar Village, Altaisky District. Seven people who addressed to the Commissioner complained about the order to drop the criminal charges against medical staff of the Beloyarsk Hospital, non-payment of compensations for a car accident, problems of registration of…

Novosibirsk Commissioner held open office hours in Berdsk

21 August 2015

On 20 August, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabayeva held open office hours for public in Berdsk.

20 August 2015

Kaluga Commissioner’s report on consumer rights violations

20 August 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Kaluga Region Yuriy Zelnikov prepared a special report on violations of consumer rights in loan granting in the region.

Penza Region Commissioner held open office hours in Zemetchinsky District

20 August 2015

On 19 August, within the framework of an action called The Social Train, Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova jointly with officials of the region’s ministers and government held open office hours for residents of Zemetchino and Krasnaya Dubrava settlements in Zemetchinsky District.

19 August 2015

Sverdlovsk Commissioner took part in roundtable on consolidation of interethnic accord

19 August 2015
On 18 August, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova took part in the roundtable named ‘Cooperation of Law Enforcement Bodies and NGOs in Consolidation of Interethnic Accord: Experience and Prospects’. Participants discussed formation of correct relations between representatives of national communities and law enforcement staff.
18 August 2015
Smolensk Commissioner’s appeal resonated with Ombudsman of Tajikistan

Smolensk Commissioner’s appeal resonated with Ombudsman of Tajikistan

18 August 2015

On 17 August, it was reported that with mediation of Smolensk Region Commissioner for Human Rights Alexander Kapustin and active assistance of Ombudsman of Tajikistan Zarif Alizoda, applicant R. was provided with a certificate confirming his labour experience in harmful working conditions in Tajikistan.

17 August 2015

Commissioner in Jewish Autonomous Region discussed human rights situation with Acting Governor

17 August 2015

On 14 August, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Jewish Autonomous Region Alexander Zolotukhin held a working meeting with Acting Governor Alexander Levintal. During the meeting the Commissioner gave an overview of the human rights situation in the region.

Novosibirsk Commissioner inspected submissions from Pre-Trial Detention Centre No.1

17 August 2015

On 14 August, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva visited the  Pre-Trial  Detention Centre No. 1 ( SIZO-1 ) of the Novosibirsk Region General Directorate of the FPS of Russia to investigate the appeals submitted by its detainees.