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Friday, 25 November, 15:00, 2016

The most effective tool in development of peace – adjustment it within the country and affirmation of absolute rule of law

Such overall result was made by participants of the international conference "In you want peace — prepare it..." (national human rights institutions as active actors in the peace building process) which was held yesterday, on November 24, 2016, with participation of People's Deputies of Ukraine, representatives of national human rights institutions of a number of European countries, international organizations, state bodies, public organizations and international experts.

Friday, 25 November, 14:30, 2016

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "Low level of tolerance in Ukraine generates new negative stereotypes, in particular concerning internally displaced persons"

Such belief was expressed by the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, nondiscrimination and gender equality while discussing issues of assistance to conflict-affected population and victims "NHRIs in the sphere of fight against discrimination" at the international conference "If you want peace — prepare it…".

Friday, 25 November, 12:30, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "People who are in uncontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory and in the occupied Crimea should feel that the Ukrainian power cares for them"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis during the international conference "If you want peace — prepare it..." (national human rights institutions as active actors in the peace building process) organized by the Ombudsman's Office together with the UN Development Program in Ukraine (UNDP) with support of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Denmark.

Friday, 25 November, 10:30, 2016

The Commissioner made a submission to the Prime minister of Ukraine concerning ensuring the rights of some categories of the population to receipt of a housing subsidy

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights receives a significant number of applications of citizens concerning violation of their rights to a housing subsidy in connection with introduction by the resolution of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine of 27.04.2016 No. 319 of amendments in point 12 of the Regulation on an order of assignment and provision to the population of subsidies for expense recovery for payment of housing and communal services, acquisition of the liquefied gas, solid and liquid oven household fuel.

Friday, 18 November, 13:00, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska participates in the conference dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Optional protocol to the Convention against tortures

On November 17-18, 2016 inGeneva the international conference "10th anniversary of the Optional protocol to the Convention against tortures" is held, the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska takes part in this event.

Friday, 18 November, 12:00, 2016

In Odessa regular legal training for children was held

Traditionally at the Ukrainian children's center "Moloda gvardia" the School of the rights of the child is held which is organized at the initiative of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights with assistance of the Office of the OSCE Project Coordinator in Ukraine. Within two days, on November 17-18, 2016, children from different regions of Ukraine learned about their rights, an opportunity for their implementation and protection.