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Wednesday, 15 June, 17:00, 2016

Guardroom of the Western territorial department: negative attitude of military commanders to offenders dominates over an obligation to adhere to provisions of the law

Members of monitoring group which included employees of Department for realization of NPM of the Secretariat of the Commissioner and public monitors received such impression during the visit without warning to a guardroom of the Western territorial department of Military service of a law and order of Armed Forces of Ukraine (WTD MSLO AFU) which is in the territory of the 184th training center in the village Starichi of Yavorivsky district of the Lviv Region.

Wednesday, 15 June, 14:15, 2016

Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga: "The picture is not catastrophic, but not really consolatory concerning fulfillment of the Action plan within implementation of National strategy for human rights"

It was declared by the Representative of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga at the press conference "The presentation of the report upon results of implementation of National strategy in the field of human rights for the I quarter 2016" which was held in the news agency "Glavkom".

Tuesday, 14 June, 18:00, 2016

Recommendations to administrators of public information - a unique product of cooperation of Office of Ombudsman, experts of CEDEM and public activists

It was noted by the deputy director of the Center for democracy and rule of law (CEDEM), the project coordinator "Ombudsman plus" Ms. Tatyana Oleksiyuk, representing work of experts of CEDEM within project implementation "Strengthening capacities of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights" which is carried out by the UN Development Program in Ukraine and is financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.

Tuesday, 14 June, 17:00, 2016

The deputy of the European Parliament Ms. Rebecca Harms visited Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights

On June 13, 2016 in the Ombudsman's Office the meeting of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska and the Chairman of Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine for human rights, ethnic minorities and interethnic relations Mr. Grigoriy Nemyria with the deputy of the European Parliament Ms. Rebecca Harms was held.

Monday, 13 June, 15:00, 2016

Human rights violation in activities of law enforcement bodies of Khmelnytskyi Region was revealed

From June 6 till June 8, 2016 employees of Division of special proceedings and Department for realization of the national preventive mechanism of the Secretariat of the Commissioner for Human Rights in response to applies of citizens concerning improper conduct with detainees and detained persons carried out monitoring visit to Khmelnytskyi Region.

Friday, 10 June, 13:00, 2016

The Constitutional Court of Ukraine satisfied the petition of the Commissioner for Human Rights concerning government assistance to families with children

On June 10, 2016 the Constitutional Court of Ukraine officially promulgated the decision adopted on June 8 in case following the constitutional submission of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights concerning compliance to the Constitution of Ukraine (constitutionality) of a provision of the seventh paragraph of ninth part of article 11 of the Law of Ukraine "On state assistance to families with children".