Pamfilova, "The West is blind and deaf to the sufferings of the Ukrainian East"

03 June 2014

Ella Pamfilova has been holding the office of the human rights commissioner for a bit more than two months and it’s the first time within the office when she meets with the president. Right from the start she underscores an alarming problem – an increasing flow of refugees from Ukraine. Not only the Russian border regions are receiving the neighbours. The whole country must be ready to lend a helping hand. 

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Tula Commissioner visited elections in Bogoroditsk

10 September 2017

From 8 o’clock in the morning — immediately after the polling stations opened for the elections of deputies of the local self-government representative body in Bogoroditsk — Commissioner for Human Rights in the Tula region Galina Fomina has been observing the voting process. By noon, the Ombudsperson visited 7 polling stations.

Speech of High Commissioner in panel discussion on youth and human rights at 33rd session of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva

22 September 2016

On 22 September, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova took part in panel discussion on youth and human rights within the framework of the 33rd session of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The High Commissioner’s speech was devoted to human rights education for young people.

Speech of High Commissioner on protection of indigenous peoples’ rights at 33rd session of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva

21 September 2016

On 21 September, High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the 33rd session of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The High Commissioner spoke during the general debate on protection of indigenous peoples’ rights.

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