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Wednesday, 18 January, 15:30, 2017

The prosecutor's office will investigate facts of violation of the rights of wards of the Mukachevo psychoneurological boarding school

At the beginning of January, 2017 the monitoring group as a part of the employee of Department for realization of the national preventive mechanism of the Secretariat of the Commissioner for Human Rights and the regional coordinator for interaction with the public of the Commissioner in the Transcarpathian region visited repeatedly and without warning Mukachevo psychoneurological boarding school (women's).

Friday, 13 January, 11:30, 2017

Why is it important to create institute of the Information commissioner?

Creation of institute of single Information commissioner for observance of the right to information (including concerning promulgation of socially necessary information) and personal data protection is the recognized and effective European practice.

Wednesday, 11 January, 11:15, 2017

The monitoring review of a situation with observance of human rights in the Crimea for October and November, 2016 prepared by CHRG

The Crimean Human Rights Group (CHRG) – an initiative of representatives of human rights organizations which purpose is assistance to observance and human rights protection in the Crimea by drawing broad attention to human rights problems and international humanitarian law in the territory of the Crimean peninsula.

Wednesday, 11 January, 11:00, 2017

The civil servant in the Khmelnytskyi Region was found guilty of a violation of the law concerning personal data protection

On December 22, 2016, having considered case materials concerning an administrative offense submitted by the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights, the Starokonstantinov district court of the Khmelnytskyi Region found guilty the chief of one of the municipal entities of the City of Starokonstantinov of the Khmelnytskyi Region of non-compliance with the order of personal data protection established by the legislation.

Tuesday, 10 January, 17:45, 2017

Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska contest in the Constitutional Court of Ukraine norms of the Criminal Procedure Code concerning prolongation of a measure of restraint

The Constitutional Court of Ukraine received the constitutional submission of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights concerning constitutionality of provisions of the third sentence of the third part of article 315 of the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine. The appealed provision of the third sentence of the third part of article 315 of the Code of Criminal Procedure foresees that in the absence of petitions of parties of criminal proceedings for change or cancellation of measures of restraint of criminal proceedings chosen during pre-judicial investigation, application of such measures is considered prolonged.

Tuesday, 10 January, 16:15, 2017

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "We will continue our cooperation with the Russian Ombudsman under the terms of reciprocity"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights noted that, commenting on an issue of further actions in connection with receipt of the letter from the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ms. Tatyana Moskalkova with a request to render assistance in provision of medical care for Mr. Maxim Odintsov who is in the Mykolayiv pre-trial detention center.