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Institution of Russia’s Human Rights Commissioner achieved highest international status

28 June 2021
Institution of Russia’s Human Rights Commissioner achieved highest international status

The Institution of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation achieved A-status accreditation. Accreditation with A-status demonstrates that a National Human Rights Institution is in full compliance with the UN Paris Principles.

On the basis of the UN Paris Principles, NHRIs are accredited with one of the following statuses: "C" (the lowest status), "B" or "A". Such reaccreditation happens twice a decade.

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Meeting of High Commissioner with members of PACE delegation

Meeting of High Commissioner with members of PACE delegation

30 June 2021
On June 30, at the House of Human Rights, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held a working meeting with members of the PACE Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe. The federal ombudswoman spoke about the main areas of activity and the results of work over 5 years.…
High Commissioner’s representative participated in the GANHRI 2021 Annual Meeting

High Commissioner’s representative participated in the GANHRI 2021 Annual Meeting

30 June 2021
From June 29 to July 1, the GANHRI Annual Meeting was held online. On June 30, the Knowledge Exchange event took place on the best practices developed by National Human Rights Institutions (hereinafter — NHRI) during the COVID-19 pandemic. The event was attended by over 120 representatives of NHRIs from around the world. The GANHRI provided a platform…
Tatiana Moskalkova shared her experience in protecting the rights of people with disabilities with EOA members

Tatiana Moskalkova shared her experience in protecting the rights of people with disabilities with EOA members

24 June 2021
On June 24, the 5th Meeting of the Eurasian Ombudsman Alliance dedicated to protection the rights of persons with disabilities was held in Moscow. In the four years since the founding of the Alliance, the EOA members have managed to help many people, as well as exchange experiences and modern practices. In particular, issues of protecting the rights of persons with disabilities were…
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