07 March 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Lyudmila Denisova in defense of rights of Vladimir Filimonov

Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Lyudmila Denisova in defense of rights of Vladimir Filimonov

07 March 2019
At the end of February, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova received an appeal from a lawyer of Russian citizen Vladimir Filimonov regarding his unlawful detention. The applicant complains against the extension of the detention and asks to report on the conditions of detention and the state of health of Vladimir Filimonov. Last October, Russian lawyers Vladimir…
06 March 2019
High Commissioner addressed 40th session of UN Human Rights Council

High Commissioner addressed 40th session of UN Human Rights Council

06 March 2019
On March 6, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova addressed the 40th session of the Human Rights Council in the Panel Discussion on Rights of Persons with Disabilities. President, colleagues, After the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in 2012, we have achieved significant progress in promoting and protecting their rights. We have…
05 March 2019
Commissioners from around the world exchanged best practices to protect women’s rights

Commissioners from around the world exchanged best practices to protect women’s rights

05 March 2019
On March 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the session of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) dedicated to protection of women’s rights. During the event, ombudsmen from around the world shared their best practices in the protection of women’s rights and also discussed existing problematic issues and…
Tatiana Moskalkova submitted letters to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in defense of Russian citizens

Tatiana Moskalkova submitted letters to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in defense of Russian citizens

05 March 2019
On March 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held the meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet in the framework of Geneva official visit. During the meeting, Tatiana Moskalkova submitted the letter in defense of journalist Kirill Vyshinsky. According to the High Commissioner, Vyshinsky did not commit anything…
Tatiana Moskalkova held meeting with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

Tatiana Moskalkova held meeting with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

05 March 2019
On March 5, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova held the meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet in the framework of Geneva official visit. At the meeting participants discussed the results of human rights activities, as well as areas for further development of interaction between the Office of the High Commissioner…
04 March 2019
Tatiana Moskalkova: "I would like to be present at the court hearing of Kirill Vyshinsky case"

Tatiana Moskalkova: "I would like to be present at the court hearing of Kirill Vyshinsky case"

04 March 2019
On March 4, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in meeting of members of the European Network of the Global Alliance of National Institutions for the Protection of Human Rights (GANHRI) in Geneva. She spoke with Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Denisova on the sidelines of event. Ombudswomen of Russia and Ukraine exchanged…
Meeting of members of European Network of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI)

Meeting of members of European Network of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI)

04 March 2019
On March 4, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in meeting of members of the European Network of the Global Alliance of National Institutions for the Protection of Human Rights (GANRI) in Geneva. During the event, representatives of national human rights institutions from different countries discussed results of the joint work in 2018. Council of Europe…
01 March 2019
High Commissioner’s official visit to Geneva from 4 to 6 March

High Commissioner’s official visit to Geneva from 4 to 6 March

01 March 2019
From 4 to 6 March, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova is to pay an official visit to Geneva for the Annual Meeting of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI). Ombudspersons from more than 100 human rights institutions will discuss issues related to the protection of women’s and migrants' rights. On March 4, the…
28 February 2019
Meeting with OHCHR representative

Meeting with OHCHR representative

28 February 2019
On February 28, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Mikhail Vinogradov held a working meeting with Rashid Aluash, OHCHR Officer responsible for the joint programme of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Russian Federation. In the framework of further development of bilateral…
26 February 2019
Ukrainian sailors underwent comprehensive medical examination

Ukrainian sailors underwent comprehensive medical examination

26 February 2019
Three Ukrainian sailors who had been injured during detention for illegally crossing the border in the Kerch Strait, underwent an in-depth medical examination at Municipal Clinical Hospital No.1 (Pirogov Hospital). According to the sailors themselves, they had been given a comprehensive medical examination, which they were satisfied with. Andrey Eider,…