07 June 2021
The 5th Meeting of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance  will be held in Moscow

The 5th Meeting of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance will be held in Moscow

07 June 2021
On June 24, the 5th Meeting of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance dedicated to "Exchange of best practices on protecting the rights of persons with disabilities in Eurasia" will be held in Moscow. During the event, it is planned to discuss issues of ensuring the rights of persons with disabilities, exchange the best domestic and foreign practices on protecting the rights of persons with disabilities, as well as develop mechanisms…
27 May 2021
High Commissioner participated in Annual IOI Conference

High Commissioner participated in Annual IOI Conference

27 May 2021
On May 27, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova addressed the 12th World Conference of the International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) "Giving Voice to the Voiceless" on the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities. The event chaired by IOI President and Ombudsman of Ireland Peter Tyndall allowed to exchange best practices of protecting the rights…
24 May 2021
Tatiana Moskalkova held meeting with Chairman of National Human Rights Committee of Qatar

Tatiana Moskalkova held meeting with Chairman of National Human Rights Committee of Qatar

24 May 2021
On May 24, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a video conference meeting with Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee of Qatar Ali bin Samih Al-Marri. The parties discussed the participation of Qatar as an observer at the next meeting of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance to be held in June this year, and exchanged views on the…
Meeting of High Commissioner with Ombudsman of Kingdom of Morocco

Meeting of High Commissioner with Ombudsman of Kingdom of Morocco

24 May 2021
On May 24, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a video conference meeting with Ombudsman of the Kingdom of Morocco Mohamed Benalilou. During the meeting, the Russian ombudswoman spoke about the history of the national human rights institution, dealing with citizens' appeals, work during the COVID-19 pandemic, the scientific and…
12 May 2021
Meeting of High Commissioner with OSCE / ODIHR Director

Meeting of High Commissioner with OSCE / ODIHR Director

12 May 2021
On May 12, at the House of Human Rights, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met Director of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Matteo Mecacci. The High Commissioner emphasized the high importance of international cooperation in protecting human rights and freedoms,…
11 March 2021
High Commissioner’s representative met with Director of Office of Directorate General of Programmes of Council of Europe

High Commissioner’s representative met with Director of Office of Directorate General of Programmes of Council of Europe

11 March 2021
On March 11, Chief of Staff of High Commissioner’s Office Vladimir Lozbinev met with Director of the Office of the Directorate General of Programmes of the Council of Europe Verena Taylor. The Chief of Staff of High Commissioner’s Office and the Director of the Office of the Directorate General discussed the implementation of the National Action Strategy for Women, the protection of the right to health in the…
09 March 2021
Uzbekistan’s new initiatives on Human Rights

Uzbekistan’s new initiatives on Human Rights

09 March 2021
The first initiative. Uzbekistan is pursuing a radical policy of increasing the role of women in the political, public and business life of the country. Two new laws on gender equality and the protection of women from violence and harassment have been adopted. It is planned to hold a Women Leader’s Dialogue of Central Asian states and a Regional Women’s Business Forum in Uzbekistan. The second…
02 March 2021
Tatiana Moskalkova signed Memorandum on Сooperation with National Human Rights Committee of Qatar

Tatiana Moskalkova signed Memorandum on Сooperation with National Human Rights Committee of Qatar

02 March 2021
On March 2, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee of Qatar Ali bin Samih Al-Marri signed a Memorandum on Cooperation. The agreement aims at fostering a closer relationship between the parties in the areas of promoting a culture of human rights and the protection of human rights. In particular, one of the…
28 February 2021

25 years of Russia's accession to the Council of Europe

28 February 2021
Video statement of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Russia's accession to the Council of Europe.
05 November 2020
Comment by High Commissioner on Bogdana Osipova’s Case

Comment by High Commissioner on Bogdana Osipova’s Case

05 November 2020
On November 5, the US Court of Appeals ruled to release Russian citizen Bogdana Osipova. "As the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, I was extremely concerned about the situation around Russian citizen Bogdana Osipova, who had been convicted in the United States for alleged extortion and «kidnapping» of her own daughter. In 2014, a pregnant woman left…