05 August 2020
His Excellency Michel Moussa, Head of the Human Rights Committee of Lebanon

His Excellency Michel Moussa, Head of the Human Rights Committee of Lebanon

05 August 2020
Your Excellency! I express my most sincere and deepest condolences in connection with the recent terrible tragedy that claimed the lives of so many people and caused massive destruction in Beirut. Let me also convey my words of sympathy and support to the families, relatives and friends of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to the injured. I wish you and your compatriots…
29 July 2020
High Commissioner’s activities reflected in ENNHRI Report

High Commissioner’s activities reflected in ENNHRI Report

29 July 2020
The European Network of National Human Rights Institutions issued a Report on the state of the rule of law in Europe. The document covers 40 countries out of the 43 countries where ENNHRI has a member. "National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) are key players in the promotion and protection of human rights, democracy and the rule of law, as state-mandated bodies acting…
22 July 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Michelle Bachelet and Younes M'Jahed in defense of the rights of Russian journalists

Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Michelle Bachelet and Younes M'Jahed in defense of the rights of Russian journalists

22 July 2020
On July 22, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent appeals to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet and President of the International Federation of Journalists Younes M’Jahed in defense of the rights of Russian media representatives Vyacheslav Arkhipov and Yulia Olkhovskaya. Earlier, while carrying out their professional activities, Russian journalists were…
21 July 2020
Meeting of the Rector's Office of the Swiss Academy for International Law held in the Office of the High Commissioner

Meeting of the Rector's Office of the Swiss Academy for International Law held in the Office of the High Commissioner

21 July 2020
On July 21, in the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, an in-person meeting of the Administration of the Swiss Academy for International Law, which cooperates with leading universities in Russia, took place. The event was attended by High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Nikolaevna Moskalkova, co-chairman of the Russian Lawyers…
20 July 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova addressed the Ombudsman of the Lombardy region to protect the rights of the Russian citizen

Tatiana Moskalkova addressed the Ombudsman of the Lombardy region to protect the rights of the Russian citizen

20 July 2020
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent an appeal to Ombudsman of the Lombardy region Mr. Carlo Lio in defense of the rights of Russian citizen Ekaterina Galakhova, who suffered from domestic violence by an Italian citizen. Italian guardianship authorities are currently preparing to entrust the daughter of the injured woman to be raised by him. HIS EXCELLENCE MR.…
17 July 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova held an online seminar jointly with the Council of Europe

Tatiana Moskalkova held an online seminar jointly with the Council of Europe

17 July 2020
On July 17, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and representatives of the Council of Europe held an online seminar to discuss Russian experience at federal and regional level with regard to compliance with international human rights standards in the framework of the COVID-19 epidemic. The federal ombudswoman noted that today the importance of the activities of human…
23 June 2020
High Commissioner appealed to Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights in defense of Alexander Vinnik

High Commissioner appealed to Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights in defense of Alexander Vinnik

23 June 2020
On June 23, during the videoconference meeting, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova appealed to Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatovic in defense of Alexander Vinnik’s rights, the Russian citizen being held in a French prison. "I’m still greatly concerned with the fate of Vinnik, transferred to France. His mother was at the personal reception,…
High Commissioner and Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights discussed protection of journalists' rights and picketing during pandemic

High Commissioner and Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights discussed protection of journalists' rights and picketing during pandemic

23 June 2020
On June 23, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova and Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović discussed protection of journalists' rights at the videoconference meeting. During the conversation, Tatiana Moskalkova and Dunja Mijatović raised the issue of the detention of journalist Ilya Azar. According to the Russian Commissioner, a single-person demonstration…
Tatiana Moskalkova met with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

Tatiana Moskalkova met with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

23 June 2020
On June 23, in a videoconference mode, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova met with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović. During the conversation, Tatiana Moskalkova told Dunja Mijatović about the activities of the High Commissioner during the pandemic. She told about the work of the hotline, as well as about…
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…