24 November 2015

Barnaul hosted roundtable on assistance to former prisoners

24 November 2015

Barnaul hosted a roundtable devoted to social adaptation of homeless persons and former prisoners initiated by chairman of Sverdlovsk Regional Public Organisation ‘The Right for protection and Assistance’ Yury Potapenko. Commissioner for Human Rights in Altai Region Boris Larin supported the initiative and invited representatives of local authorities to join the discussion on the subject.

Reconstruction project of High Commissioner’s building developed

24 November 2015

In December, the General Department for Capital Development of the Presidential Property Management Office is about to start reconstructing the building intended to house the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia. The renovation project has been finalised by now.

19 November 2015

Results following inspection of observance of human rights by law enforcement in Ivanovo Region

19 November 2015

On 13 November, the Expert Council under the Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region considered the issue of observance of human rights by law enforcement during administrative arrests.

Video conference: Upbringing Respect for Human Rights by Human Rights Education

Video conference: Upbringing Respect for Human Rights by Human Rights Education

19 November 2015

On 19 November, on the threshold of  All-Russia  Day of Legal Aid to Children, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia organised a video conference called ‘Upbringing Respect for Human Rights by Human Rights Education’.

Role of regional commissioners in implementation of international human rights standards in Russia

19 November 2015

A discussion on the complex subject was held on air of the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR) during the ‘Human Rights’ programme on 19 November. Regional human rights commissioners Tatiana Merzlyakova (Sverdlovsk Region), Tatiana Margolina (Perm Territory), Dzhambulat Ozdoev (Republic of Ingushetia) voiced their stand regarding the issue.

11 November 2015

Sverdlovsk Commissioner took part in discussion of protection of military personnel’s rights

11 November 2015

On 10 November, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova met with chairpersons of the local committees of soldiers’ mothers.

10 November 2015

Students’ rights to be restored with assistance of Dagestan Commissioner

10 November 2015

With the assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Dagestan Ummupazil Omarova the rights of students of a reginal institute will be restored.

06 November 2015
Problems of indigenous minority of the North

Problems of indigenous minority of the North

06 November 2015

This was the topic of another release of ‘Human Rights’ programme broadcast on the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR).

Legal marathon for elderly

Legal marathon for elderly

06 November 2015

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation conducted a large-scale project on increasing the legal education of the elderly.

 

05 November 2015

New Commissioner in Khanty-Mansyisk Autonomous Region — Yugra set priorities for her work

05 November 2015

Governor of  Khanty-Mansyisk  Autonomous Region — Ugra Natalya Komarova congratulated Natalya Strebkova on her inauguration as the regional Commissioner for Human Rights.