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Wednesday, 21 December, 11:45, 2016

In pursuance of the instruction of the Commissioner CJSC "MTS Ukraine" reported on elimination of a violation of the legislation on personal data protection

For the purpose of response to violations in the sphere of personal data protection the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights handled for compulsory execution the order to Closed Joint Stock Company "MTS Ukraine". In this instruction it was told about the termination of storage and removal (destruction) of personal data of subscribers of CJSC "MTS Ukraine" in excess of time limitation (3 years) from the moment of the termination of contractual relations between the subject of personal data and the owner (administrator).

Tuesday, 20 December, 18:00, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Special attention should be paid to settlement of norms which would be possible to be guided while processing requests concerning access to information"

It was noted by the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights during a round table "Protection of personal data: the European tendencies and the Ukrainian practice" which was held in the Ombudsman's Office on December 20, 2016.

Tuesday, 20 December, 16:45, 2016

The presentation of Alternative report of nongovernmental organizations on fulfillment by Ukraine of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women was held

On December 19, 2016 in the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights the presentation of the Alternative report on fulfillment by Ukraine of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (the VIII Periodic report) prepared by network of women's and human rights organizations at the initiative of the Gender strategic platform was held.

Tuesday, 20 December, 16:15, 2016

Thanks to response of the Commissioner external independent testing will be available for enrollees with disability

Lack of requirements for creation of conditions for passing of external independent testing by persons with deep vision disorders who in training use Braille script in the joint order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the Ministry of Health of Ukraine of 29.08.2016 No. 1027/900 "Some issues of participation in external independent testing and entrance exams of persons having certain diseases and/or pathological conditions, disability" didn't remain without attention of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights.

Monday, 19 December, 16:30, 2016

Upon submission of Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska the Constitutional Court of Ukraine will consider an issue of constitutionality of the provision of the law which in an absolute form limits access to information

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights applied to the Constitutional Court of Ukraine concerning constitutionality of the ninth part of article 46 of the Law of Ukraine "On Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine".

Friday, 16 December, 14:30, 2016

Adoption of best practices of the European countries in the sphere of protection of rights of ethnic minorities is extremely important step on the way of creation of democratic society

On December 12-14, 2016 representatives of Department for observance of the rights of the child, nondiscrimination and gender equality of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights and regional representatives and coordinators of interaction with the public of the Commissioner participated in the seminar: "Functions and competences of executive bodies which is responsible for policy for ethnic minorities".