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On 23 September, with assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Tatarstan Saria Saburskaya a roundtable on financial awareness was held in Kazan.
Ms Nadezhda Otdelkina, having previously been Commissioner for Children’s Rights in Nizhniy Novgorod, has become Commissioner for Human Rights in the region. Her candidature was approved by deputies of the Legislative Assembly of Nizhniy Novgorod Region on Thursday.
On 22 September, Commissioner for Human Rights in Kamchatka Territory Irina Orlova visited Correctional Facility No. 5 of the Kamchatka Territory Directorate, the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia.
On 22 September, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Alexey Efimov met with the delegation of the UNHCR Representation in the Russian Federation.
On 21 September, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region took part in the general meeting of the European Ombudsman Institute (EOI) held in Mainz, Germany.
With assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in Penza Region Elena Rogova, a medical centre was opened in a local settlement of Zheleznodorozhny District.
On 18 September, Сommissioner for Human Rights in Primorski Krai Valery Rozov held open office hours for public in Ussuriisk.
On 17 September, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabayeva visited regional Correctional Facility No. 14.
Following an inspection initiated by Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva, labour legislation infringements were found out and an employee reinstated in his former job.