27 July 2015
Leaflet on free legal advice issued in Penza Region

Leaflet on free legal advice issued in Penza Region

27 July 2015

A leaflet on free legal advice was prepared and issued for the residents of Penza Region on the initiative of the regional Commissioner for Human Rights, Elena Rogova.

Detention conditions’ inspection in two correctional facilities of Lipetsk Region

27 July 2015
On 22–23 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Lipetsk Region Nikolay Zagnoyko, Assistant Prosecutor for Implementation of Law in Correctional Facilities of Lipetsk Region Viktor Polyakov, members of the Public Monitoring Commission, and Assistant Director, Human Rights Protection in the Penitentiary System Directorate, Lipetsk Region Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia, Igor Kirpichkin, inspected the detention conditions in the Correctional Medical Facility…
24 July 2015
Dagestan Commissioner to hold seminars for staff of FPS’s regional general directorate

Dagestan Commissioner to hold seminars for staff of FPS’s regional general directorate

24 July 2015

Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Dagestan Ummupazil Omarova will hold seminars for the personnel of the Republic of Dagestan General Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia. The course’s subject is the observance of detainees’ rights.

Tula Commissioner inspected regional temporary accommodation centre for aliens

24 July 2015

On 23 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Tula Region Galina Fomina conducted "a legal education hour" at the regional temporary accommodation centre for immigrants.

22 July 2015

Voronezh Commissioner protected aliens’ right to work

22 July 2015

With assistance of Commissioner for Human Rights in Voronezh Region Tatiana Zarzhevskaya the aliens’ right to receive paid medical services (first aid and emergency) was restored.

Novosibirsk Region residents complain most about social rights’ infringements and authorities’ actions

22 July 2015

The analysis of complaints received by Commissioner for Human Rights in Novosibirsk Region Nina Shalabaeva during the open office hours held for public in 2015 has shown that the region’s residents are most concerned about violations in the fields of public utility services, housing, social payments and benefits.

21 July 2015
Rights of dead serviceman’s parents restored in Yakutia

Rights of dead serviceman’s parents restored in Yakutia

21 July 2015

On 21 July, the Press Service of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) reported that the rights of the dead serviceman’s parents were restored with assistance of Roman Obutov, public assistant to the Commissioner.

Father of a disabled child in Trans-Baikal Territory kept employed

21 July 2015

Following the investigation initiated by Commissioner for Human Rights in  Trans-Baikal  Territory Nikolai Kargin, a father of a disabled child has had his employment restored.

20 July 2015

A resident of Saint Petersburg has her Far North employment experience reckoned

20 July 2015

Following the investigation initiated by Commissioner for Human Rights in Saint Petersburg Alexander Shishlov, the right of Ms K. to receive her pension payments has been restored.

Primorye Commissioner signed cooperation agreement with regional prosecutor’s office

20 July 2015

On 17 July, Commissioner for Human Rights in Primorye Territory Valeriy Rozov signed a cooperation agreement with the regional prosecutor’s office. The agreement implies that the above bodies shall coordinate their actions in supervising implementation of law in correctional facilities, forming an integrated mechanism of human and civil rights and freedoms protection.