10 June 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova approved the appointment of Pskov Human Rights Commissioner

Tatiana Moskalkova approved the appointment of Pskov Human Rights Commissioner

10 June 2020
On June 10, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a video conference call with candidate for the post of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Pskov Region Dmitry Shakhov. During the conversation, Tatiana Moskalkova and Dmitry Shakhov discussed the human rights situation in the region, in particular, human rights issues…
05 June 2020
Russian Commissioner joined International Ombudsman Institute

Russian Commissioner joined International Ombudsman Institute

05 June 2020
The Institution of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation has been admitted to the International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) as a Voting member. The positive decision regarding the High Commissioner’s application for IOI Voting membership was accepted by the IOI Board of Directors at its last meeting. A preliminary agreement on the Russian membership was reached in February 2019…
28 May 2020
Gratitude of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Gratitude of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

28 May 2020
Dear Ella Alexandrovna! I thank you and the members of the Central Election Commission of Russia for awarding me the medal "For Assistance in Organizing the Elections". As the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation at the time, you have established a glorious tradition of the cooperation between the Commission and the state human rights institution. Today,…
27 May 2020
The High Commissioner’s Office and the Scientific and Educational Center for Human Rights discussed the schedule for joint activities

The High Commissioner’s Office and the Scientific and Educational Center for Human Rights discussed the schedule for joint activities

27 May 2020
On May 27, a joint meeting of representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation and representatives of the Scientific and Educational Center for Human Rights at Kutafin Moscow State Law University was held via videoconference. The participants of the meeting discussed preparations for the joint events planned for November 2020. Special…
22 May 2020
Activities of the High Commissioner to counteract the spread of coronavirus and protect human rights during the pandemic

Activities of the High Commissioner to counteract the spread of coronavirus and protect human rights during the pandemic

22 May 2020
1. Dynamics of appeals to the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation during the period of restrictive measures imposed in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic Since March 27, 2020, a 24-hour hotline has been set up by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation. As at 15 May, 2020, 1113 complaints were received.…
20 May 2020

Statistics of calls to the Hotline of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

20 May 2020
Since March 27, 2020, a 24-hour hotline has been set up by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation. From March 30 to May 15, 2020, 2190 calls were received. The total number of complaints from citizens to the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation: 1156. The number…
30 April 2020
High Commissioner met with parliamentary leader of A Just Russia party

High Commissioner met with parliamentary leader of A Just Russia party

30 April 2020
On April 30, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a meeting with parliamentary leader of A Just Russia political party Sergey Mironov in a video conference mode. During the conversation, Sergey Mironov commended the Report on the Activities of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation for 2019. The meeting participants…
Tatiana Moskalkova participated in closing event of the joint project with the Council of Europe

Tatiana Moskalkova participated in closing event of the joint project with the Council of Europe

30 April 2020
On April 30, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the closing event of the project "Co-operation on the implementation of the Russian Federation National Action Strategy for Women (2017–2022)" that ran from November 2018 to May 2020. The event was also attended by First Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Protection Alexey…
29 April 2020
Meeting of Council of Commissioners for Human Rights

Meeting of Council of Commissioners for Human Rights

29 April 2020
On April 29, a meeting of the Council of Commissioners for Human Rights under the chairmanship of High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova was held online. During the event, the ombudspersons discussed human rights protection in the context of the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in Russia. Tatiana Moskalkova spoke about a hotline functioning…