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Wednesday, 04 March, 17:13, 2015

The Supreme administrative court of Ukraine confirmed illegality of refusal of the Supreme specialized court of Ukraine in providing information concerning case with participation of the Ombudsman

The Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska received the application from citizen M. with the complaint to the Supreme specialized court of Ukraine for consideration of civil and criminal cases (SSCU) for violation of the right for access to public information.

Wednesday, 04 March, 11:11, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "The attitude to issues of gender equality, violence against women and their coverage in mass media demand special attention of journalists"

On March 4, 2015 the conference was held concerning coverage of issues of overcoming of violence against women and gender stereotypes in mass media organized with assistance of a joint program of the European Union and the Council of Europe "Strengthening of information society in Ukraine", and also projects of the Council of Europe "Introduction of the European standards in Ukrainian media environment" and "The prevention and fight against violence against women and domestic violence in Ukraine".

Wednesday, 04 March, 11:01, 2015

Information concerning salary, awards, financial support isn't confidential, can't be limited in access and is subject to submitting upon inquiry

In response to the numerous applies which are sent to the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights from region state administrations with requests to make explanations concerning the status of information concerning payments from the state and local budgets, we inform of the following.

Tuesday, 03 March, 15:19, 2015

The open address of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights to the General Prosecutor of Ukraine and the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

On February 26, 2015 around 21:00 near the building of National Bank of Ukraine the forceful termination of peaceful protest action was conducted during it actions of law enforcement bodies differed a little from events which all country observed in the night of November 30, 2013. That, all this happened in several meters from the Maidan, is especially cynical.

Monday, 02 March, 15:24, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska once again applies to the authorities of the Russian Federation concerning change of a measure of restraint for Ms.Nadezhda Savchenko

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska applied to the Chairman of Investigative committee of the Russian Federation Mr. Alexander Bystrikin concerning change of a measure of restraint for Ms. Nadezhda Savchenko in connection with sharp deterioration of a state of her health. The similar step on your behalf, the Ukrainian Ombudsman noted, will become an act of humanism as will allow to keep a life of Ms. Nadezhda Savchenko.

Monday, 02 March, 15:22, 2015

Crimean field mission: "From two thousand church communities of the Crimea only eleven passed a re-registration under the Russian laws"

As it is known that the Crimean field mission carries out the monitoring activity in the Crimean peninsula since March 5, 2014 and is result of association of efforts of a number of human rights organizations from Ukraine, Russia, other CIS countries, and also the international organizations. The priority areas of work of the coalition is a system monitoring of observance of fundamental human rights and work with separate vulnerable groups of the population.