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Monday, 18 July, 15:30, 2016

The website of monitoring of implementation of National strategy in the field of human rights is opened

The website is created by the Ukrainian Helsinki union for human rights (UHUHR) with assistance of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights for the purpose of assistance of effective implementation of provisions of the National strategy in the field of human rights and coordination of activities of all institutes of civil society and the government.

Thursday, 14 July, 12:15, 2016

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "In Ukraine there are all prerequisites for ratification of the Istanbul convention"

It was declared by the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, nondiscrimination and gender equality during final event of the Project of the Council of Europe "Prevention and fight against violence against women and domestic violence in Ukraine" dedicated to preparation for ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence and fight against these phenomena.

Tuesday, 12 July, 14:30, 2016

Ms. Olena Smirnova: "Lawyers are those people who always are on a front line of protection of human rights"

It was noted by the Deputy head of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights, opening work of a round table "A role of the lawyer in ensuring the right to receiving medical care by detainees and persons serving sentence".

Friday, 08 July, 10:00, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Both not only our children, and grandsons will pay for crimes which today officials commit, violating the rights of displaced persons"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis at enlarged meeting of Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine for human rights, ethnic minorities and interethnic relations during it implementation of recommendations of parliamentary hearings concerning observance of rights of displaced persons was heard.

Thursday, 07 July, 17:00, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Without close interaction with civil society Ombudsman's Office will not be able to be effective"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis during visiting session "Acquaintance with the Ukrainian Ombudsman's work – functions, activities, monitoring and an order of response, interaction with civil society" which was held in the Secretariat of the Commissioner today.

Thursday, 07 July, 15:30, 2016

Monitoring of the railway station "Kyiv-passenger" concerning its accessibility to people with disabilities was carried out

Within proceedings of the Commissioner for Human Rights initiated according to the application of the person with disabilities from Dnipropetrovsk concerning a failure to provide of availability of transfer from the Central railway station Kiev-passenger to the Southern station to people who move on a wheelchair monitoring of the railway station "Kyiv-passenger" was carried out.