21 March 2019
High Commissioner’s working visit to Strasbourg from 25 to 28 March

High Commissioner’s working visit to Strasbourg from 25 to 28 March

21 March 2019
From 25 to 28 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova is to pay a working visit to Strasbourg. During the visit, Tatiana Moskalkova is to meet with Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović, Director of the Office of the Directorate General of Programmes of the Council of Europe Verena…
20 March 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova: Trial conformed to rules of national and international law

Tatiana Moskalkova: Trial conformed to rules of national and international law

20 March 2019
The court session on the case of RIA Novosti Ukraine news agency Chief Editor Kirill Vyshinsky is over. The Criminal Court of Cassation of the Supreme Court of Ukraine referred to the Joint Cassation Division of this court the case on the illegality of the journalist’s detention in May 2018. "This is a very important positive court decision, which will allow to address the case…
07 March 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Lyudmila Denisova in defense of rights of Vladimir Filimonov

Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Lyudmila Denisova in defense of rights of Vladimir Filimonov

07 March 2019
At the end of February, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova received an appeal from a lawyer of Russian citizen Vladimir Filimonov regarding his unlawful detention. The applicant complains against the extension of the detention and asks to report on the conditions of detention and the state of health of Vladimir Filimonov. Last October, Russian lawyers Vladimir…
06 March 2019
High Commissioner addressed 40th session of UN Human Rights Council

High Commissioner addressed 40th session of UN Human Rights Council

06 March 2019
On March 6, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova addressed the 40th session of the Human Rights Council in the Panel Discussion on Rights of Persons with Disabilities. President, colleagues, After the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in 2012, we have achieved significant progress in promoting and protecting their rights. We have…
05 March 2019
Commissioners from around the world exchanged best practices to protect women’s rights

Commissioners from around the world exchanged best practices to protect women’s rights

05 March 2019
On March 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the session of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) dedicated to protection of women’s rights. During the event, ombudsmen from around the world shared their best practices in the protection of women’s rights and also discussed existing problematic issues and…
Tatiana Moskalkova submitted letters to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in defense of Russian citizens

Tatiana Moskalkova submitted letters to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in defense of Russian citizens

05 March 2019
On March 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held the meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet in the framework of Geneva official visit. During the meeting, Tatiana Moskalkova submitted the letter in defense of journalist Kirill Vyshinsky. According to the High Commissioner, Vyshinsky did not commit anything…
Tatiana Moskalkova held meeting with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

Tatiana Moskalkova held meeting with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

05 March 2019
On March 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held the meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet in the framework of Geneva official visit. At the meeting participants discussed the results of human rights activities, as well as areas for further development of interaction between the Office of the High Commissioner…
04 March 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova: "I would like to be present at the court hearing of Kirill Vyshinsky case"

Tatiana Moskalkova: "I would like to be present at the court hearing of Kirill Vyshinsky case"

04 March 2019
On March 4, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in meeting of members of the European Network of the Global Alliance of National Institutions for the Protection of Human Rights (GANHRI) in Geneva. She spoke with Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Denisova on the sidelines of event. Ombudswomen of Russia and Ukraine exchanged…
Meeting of members of European Network of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI)

Meeting of members of European Network of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI)

04 March 2019
On March 4, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in meeting of members of the European Network of the Global Alliance of National Institutions for the Protection of Human Rights (GANRI) in Geneva. During the event, representatives of national human rights institutions from different countries discussed results of the joint work in 2018. Council of Europe…
01 March 2019
High Commissioner’s official visit to Geneva from 4 to 6 March

High Commissioner’s official visit to Geneva from 4 to 6 March

01 March 2019
From 4 to 6 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova is to pay an official visit to Geneva for the Annual Meeting of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI). Ombudspersons from more than 100 human rights institutions will discuss issues related to the protection of women’s and migrants' rights. On March 4, the…