20 March 2018
High Commissioner verifies information on violation of foreign citizens’ rights in Ryazan Region

High Commissioner verifies information on violation of foreign citizens’ rights in Ryazan Region

20 March 2018

On March 19, Akyikatchy (Ombudsman) of the Kyrgyz Republic Kubatbek Otorbaev sent a letter to High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova with a request to take control of the situation related to the violation of the rights of Kyrgyz citizens in the Ryazan Region.

14 March 2018
High Commissioner is up for receiving complaints from citizens of Iran

High Commissioner is up for receiving complaints from citizens of Iran

14 March 2018

In accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding signed on December 7 by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and President of General Inspection Organization of the Islamic Republic of Iran Naser Seraj, the parties expressed their readiness to receive and consider applications from citizens of another country party to the agreement.

03 March 2018
High Commissioner expressed condolences in connection with the fire in the Republican Narcological Center of Baku

High Commissioner expressed condolences in connection with the fire in the Republican Narcological Center of Baku

03 March 2018

Dear Elmira Teymur qızı!

I deeply condole with you upon the terrible tragedy — the fire in the Republican Narcological Center of Baku.

01 March 2018
Closing remarks at the 19th session of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Closing remarks at the 19th session of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

01 March 2018

On February 28 the representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation made closing remarks at the 19th session of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Geneva.

26 February 2018
Statement by Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova on the Decision of the Saeima of the Republic of Latvia

Statement by Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova on the Decision of the Saeima of the Republic of Latvia

26 February 2018
I express my extreme concern over the initiative brought forward by the commission of the Saeima and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia to introduce Latvian as the language of instruction in all schools of national minorities. The initiative received support on the part of the members of the Latvian parliament, which created condition for violation of national minorities’ cultural and…
21 February 2018
High Commissioner’s working visit to Geneva

High Commissioner’s working visit to Geneva

21 February 2018

On February 21, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova arrived on a working visit to Geneva.

20 February 2018
Congratulations of High Commissioner on the Day of Social Justice

Congratulations of High Commissioner on the Day of Social Justice

20 February 2018
Dear friends! Today the world celebrates the Day of Social Justice, proclaimed by the United Nations in 2009. Social justice is the base for peaceful and safe community at the national and global level. The Constitution of the Russian Federation proclaims the principles of social justice, eliminating barriers to gender, age, race, ethnicity or religion, culture. In the current context…
19 February 2018
High Commissioner addressed Director of Federal Bureau of Prisons of the USA Ministry of Justice to protect the rights of Konstantin Yaroshenko

High Commissioner addressed Director of Federal Bureau of Prisons of the USA Ministry of Justice to protect the rights of Konstantin Yaroshenko

19 February 2018

On February 19, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent a letter to Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons of the Ministry of Justice of the USA Mark S. Inch on the issue of protection of rights of the Russian citizen Konstantin Yaroshenko.

13 February 2018
Charity watchdog to launch Oxfam inquiry

Charity watchdog to launch Oxfam inquiry

13 February 2018

The Charity Commission is to begin an investigation into Oxfam’s handling of a sex scandal in which staff hired prostitutes in Haiti in 2011.

01 February 2018
High Commissioner will submit an Alternative Report on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities to the UN Committee

High Commissioner will submit an Alternative Report on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities to the UN Committee

01 February 2018

On January 31, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent her Alternative Report on the compliance with the UN Convention obligations related to the rights of persons with disabilities for consideration by the UN Committee.