16 October 2015

Commissioner in Tomsk Region identified problems visiting remand rooms in courts in Tomsk and Seversk

16 October 2015

In September — October Commissioner for Human Rights in Tomsk Region Elena Kartashova discovered a number of problems while inspecting remand rooms in courts in Tomsk and Seversk.

15 October 2015

All-Russian round table on convicts’ rights protection took place in Samara

15 October 2015

On 14 October, All-Russian Scientific and Practical Round Table on International and National Standards for the Protection of Convicts’ Rights in the Russian Federation took place in Samara.

Representative of High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia gave lecture to MGIMO students

15 October 2015

On 14 October, Head of Chancery of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Vladimir Grachev gave a lecture to the students of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia.

14 October 2015

Commissioner in Yaroslavl Region helped seriously ill woman to get medicine

14 October 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Yaroslavl Region Sergey Baburkin assisted in providing a 25-year-old seriously ill citizen of Yaroslavl L. with vital and essential drug. 

13 October 2015

Joint inspection of temporary detention facility carried out in Makhachkala

13 October 2015

In October 2015, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Dagestan Ummupazil Omarova and a representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia carried out joint inspection of temporary detention facility in Makhachkala.

12 October 2015

Commissioner in Ulyanovsk Region witnessed improved conditions in regional detention facilities

12 October 2015

On 8 October, Commissioner for Human Rights in Ulyanovsk Region Lyudmila Kruchinina together with Alexander Krasnov, Public Council Chairman of the Ulyanovsk Region Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, inspected a number of regional detention facilities.

Sverdlovsk Commissioner and Hungarian Consul General in Yekaterinburg discussed prospects of cooperation

12 October 2015

On 12 October, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova met with Consul General of the Hungarian Republic in Yekaterinburg Sergey Syuch.

09 October 2015

Problems of protection of citizens' housing rights

09 October 2015
On 8 October, a new release of ‘Human Rights’ programme was broadcast on the Public Television of Russia channel (OTR). It was dedicated to the most painful topic for the Russians — communal services reform. Among the acute problems in housing and communal services for the residents is the nontransparency of utility bills.
08 October 2015

Commissioner in Moscow Region held open office hours for public in Sergiev Posad

08 October 2015

On 8 October, Commissioner for Human Rights in Moscow Region Ekaterina Semenova held open office hours for the public in Sergiyev Posad. The experts of district and municipal administration also took part in the event.

05 October 2015

Commissioner in Penza Region held open office hours for public in Zheleznodorozhny town hall

05 October 2015

On 2 October, Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova held open office hours for the public in the counseling office of the President of the Russian Federation in Zheleznodorozhny town hall.