29 June 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the nationwide vote

Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the nationwide vote

29 June 2020
On June 29, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in the nationwide vote on the issue of approving amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation. The federal ombudswoman voted at a polling station on the territory of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics. "From my point of view, today the amendments to the Constitution are raising issues of social…
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,…
Tatiana Moskalkova met with Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights

Tatiana Moskalkova met with Europe’s 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…
22 June 2020
Meeting with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

Meeting with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

22 June 2020
On June 23, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova will meet with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović via videoconference. During the meeting, the Russian Commissioner will speak about her activity during the pandemic, subject of appeals received by the Office of the federal ombudswoman, as well as legal support…

Appeal of the High Commissioner on the occasion of the 79th anniversary of the start of the Great Patriotic War

22 June 2020
«June 22 is the Day of Remembrance and Sorrow which marks the 79th anniversary of the start of the Great Patriotic War. On this day, in the summer of 1941 the most bloody and terrible war in the history of our country began, it claimed the lives of millions innocent people. The memory of the horrors of the war is the main guarantee that…
19 June 2020
Tatiana Moskalkova participated in Public Chamber plenary session

Tatiana Moskalkova participated in Public Chamber plenary session

19 June 2020
On June 19, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova took part in the first plenary meeting of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation of a new (seventh) composition, which will work from 2020 to 2023. During the meeting, issues of organizing the activities of the Public Chamber were considered and priorities for its work…
Upon the High Commissioner’s request, the court reversed the eviction of a large family from the apartment

Upon the High Commissioner’s request, the court reversed the eviction of a large family from the apartment

19 June 2020
Complaints about fraud in the field of purchase and sale of housing often come to the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia. There are different situations: people are forced to fraudulently sign papers, apartments are sold with fake documents, and sometimes difficult life circumstances push people to desperate actions — a person mortgages their house and subsequently loses…
16 June 2020
High Commissioner took part in the meeting of Federation Council Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building

High Commissioner took part in the meeting of Federation Council Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building

16 June 2020
On June 16, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova participated in a meeting of the Federation Council Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building. During the event, the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation presented the annual report for 2019 on the state of law and order in the country and on the work done to strengthen…
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…