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Friday, 17 February, 12:15, 2017

Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska applied to the CCU concerning unconstitutionality of a provision of the second part of article 26 of the Law of Ukraine "On National police"

In the constitutional submission of the Commissioner there is a speech that the mentioned provision in a part that allows police while filling of bases (banks) of the data determined in point of the 7th part one of this article to provide collection, accumulating of biomathematical data in the form of DNA samples, is such which doesn't correspond to provision of article 3, the first, second parts of article 8 and the first, second parts of article 32 of the Constitution of Ukraine in their interrelation.

Thursday, 16 February, 10:30, 2017

Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska: "Failure to act of the Ministry of Finance concerning implementation of the Law of Ukraine "On openness of use of public means” is inadmissible"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights focused attention on this issue in the letter to the Prime minister of Ukraine concerning necessity of undertaking measures for ensuring the fastest approval of forms by the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine for the publication of information concerning use of public means on the Single web portal of use of public means and an order of registration of entities of provision of such information.

Wednesday, 15 February, 16:00, 2017

For the first time in court practice administrative offence is recognized concerning non-promulgation of information concerning use of means by the state entity

The People's Deputy of Ukraine Mr.Sergiy Leshchenko applied with deputy appeal to the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights concerning violation by the state public joint stock company "Construction Company “Ukrbud” of requirements of the Law of Ukraine «On openness of use of public means

Tuesday, 14 February, 14:15, 2017

Lack of information concerning consequences of environmental disasters excludes effective state policy for their prevention

Due to the ignition in June, 2015 of the reservoirs filled with fuel in town settlement Glevakha of Vasilkovsky district of Kiev Region and the fires in peat bogs in Vyshgorodsky, Ivankovsky districts of Kiev Region and Irpin City, the citizen R. sent to the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources an query. In it he asked to provide information concerning the level of pollution of atmospheric air and measures for liquidation of environmental pollution and the regeneration of the polluted atmospheric air which is carried out in Kiev Region.

Tuesday, 14 February, 12:15, 2017

The Representative of the Commissioner participates in 66th sessions of the UN Committee on elimination of all forms of discrimination against women

On February 13-14, 2017 in Geneva (Switzerland) the 66th session of UN committee on elimination of all forms of discrimination against women is held the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, nondiscrimination and gender equality Ms. Aksana Filipishyna participates in it.

Monday, 13 February, 11:45, 2017

The Commissioner insists on inadmissibility of discrimination of roma in the sphere of access to medical services

Results of monitoring by the Commissioner of a state of observance of the rights of roma ethnic minority in Ukraine demonstrated that among the list of numerous problems which they face the issue of discrimination of roma in the sphere of access to medical services is particularly acute.