07 August 2015

Joint inspection conducted in Military Unit No. 12801

07 August 2015

On 3–6 August, a representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, officers of the Chief Prosecutor’s Office and staff members of the Western Military District Prosecutor’s Office inspected jointly the 28th Independent Disciplinary Battalion at the Military Unit No. 12801 in Mulino Village, Nizhniy Novgorod Region.

Bashkortostan Commissioner and Prosecutor visited correctional facilities

07 August 2015

On 6 August, Prosecutor of the Republic of Bashkortostan Andrey Nazarov and regional Commissioner for Human Rights Rim Kayumov conducted a joint inspection of the Correctional Facility of Special Regime No. 4 and the Correctional Medical Facility No. 19 in Salavat.

06 August 2015
‘Let’s Protect Our Children’ campaign takes place in Yaroslavl Region

‘Let’s Protect Our Children’ campaign takes place in Yaroslavl Region

06 August 2015

Under the aegis of Commissioner for Human Rights in Yaroslavl Region Sergei Baburkin, the region launched a campaign named ‘Let’s Protect Our Children’ intended to remind parents about their responsibility. The campaign has been caused by a chain of tragic events: for the last two months six children fell out the window, one of them died.

Legal Assistance Day held in Correctional Facility No. 5 in Tatarstan

06 August 2015

On 5 August, Legal Assistance Day was held in the Correctional Facility No. 5, the Republic of Tatarstan. Over 70 prisoners consulted specialists of different authorities and organisations.

05 August 2015

Six in seven appeals to Crimean Commissioner result in positive outcome

05 August 2015

In total 2,503 people applied to Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Crimea Lyudmila Lubina during the whole operational period of the institute. In 85% of cases the Commissioner for Human Rights managed to help them to solve their problems.

Representative of Khakassia Commissioner visited Penal Colony No. 31

05 August 2015

On 5 August, Assistant Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Khakassia Olga Kubrenyuk visited the Penal Colony No. 31. The inspection revealed no violations and showed that the colony has created proper conditions and the premises correspond to the established requirements.

04 August 2015

Representatives of Ivanovo Human Rights Commissioner visited regional penitentiary facilities

04 August 2015

Representatives of the Ivanovo Region Commissioner for Human Rights visited some penitentiary facilities of the region, including correctional facilities No. 2 and No. 6, the Correctional Medical Facility No. 8 in Talitsy Village, and the Penal Colony No. 12 in Shileksha Village. 

26 registered as candidates for Chelyabinsk Region Human Rights Commissioner

04 August 2015

About 30 candidates for the position of Commissioner for Human Rights in Chelyabinsk Region have been registered as of 3 August, a Dostup News Agency correspondent reports.

03 August 2015

Moscow Region Commissioner held open office hours for residents of Solnechnogorsk

03 August 2015

On 30 July, Moscow Region Commissioner for Human Rights Ekaterina Semenova held for the first time open office hours for residents of Solnechnogorsk District.

Yaroslavl Region Commissioner’s 2014 activity report published

03 August 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Yaroslavl Region Sergei Baburkin prepared his report on observance of human and civil rights and freedoms in 2014 in the region.