10 July 2015
Future lawyers to take internship at Novosibirsk Commissioner’s Office

Future lawyers to take internship at Novosibirsk Commissioner’s Office

10 July 2015

Within the framework of a cooperation agreement, some students of the Novosibirsk Institute of Law (a branch of Tomsk State University) will take an internship at the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region.

Viktor Lokhichev was appointed Commissioner in Omsk Region

10 July 2015

On 9 July, deputies of the Legislative Assembly of Omsk Region appointed Viktor Lokhichev the regional human rights commissioner.

09 July 2015

Recommendations on treatment of mentally ill developed in Ulyanovsk Region

09 July 2015

On 7 July, on the initiative of the regional Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Krutilina, the Chamber of Justice and Public Control held a roundtable on current problems in protection of mentally ill patients’ rights in Ulyanovsk Region.

Saria Saburskaya was re-elected as Tatarstan Commissioner

Saria Saburskaya was re-elected as Tatarstan Commissioner

09 July 2015

On 8 July, the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan voted for appointment of Saria Saburskaya as the republic's Commissioner for Human Rights for the next five years. 

08 July 2015

Amendments made to Buryatia law on Commissioner

08 July 2015

At the latest session of the People’s Khural (a state legislative authority in Buryatia), the deputies made amendments to the republic’s law On the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Buryatia.

07 July 2015

Lipetsk Commissioner held open office hours for prisoners in Elets

07 July 2015

On 6 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Lipetsk Region Nikolay Zagnoyko visited the Correctional Facility No. 3 in Elets Town.

06 July 2015
Conditions for disabled children with remaining intellect created in Sverdlovsk Region

Conditions for disabled children with remaining intellect created in Sverdlovsk Region

06 July 2015

With Sverdlovsk Region Commissioner for Human Rights Tatiana Merzlyakova’s multiple appeals to the regional government, a section for residence and medical treatment of children with mental and physical disabilities was opened in Ekaterinburg Residential Care Home for Disabled Children.

03 July 2015

Novosibirsk Commissioner held open office hours

03 July 2015

On 1 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva held open office hours in Ob Town. During the reception she received a complaint from residents of an apartment building about the ultimate limit state of their dwelling.

Hero of Russia Serik Sultangabiev undergoes rehabilitation in Sverdlovsk Region

03 July 2015

On 2 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Sverdlovsk Region Tatiana Merzlyakova and President of the Lesnoy Town Soldiers’ Mothers Committee Nelly Markelova visited an internal troops’ hospital at the MIA of Russia in Ekaterinburg, where the Hero of Russia, Colonel Serik Sultangabiev, is undergoing a rehabilitation course.

30 June 2015

Ivanovo Commissioner considered education system problems

30 June 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in Ivanovo Region Natalia Kovaleva is to address the local authorities, the regional Duma and the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia with recommendations related to improving the regional education system. The decision was made following the results of the meeting on ‘General Education Personnel in Ivanovo Region: Problems and Solutions’ held by the Commissioner with the Expert Council members on 24 June.