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Thursday, 28 April, 14:15, 2016

The Commissioner for Human Rights applied to the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights applied to the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Mr. Arsen Avakov with proposal to adopt the adequate decision on dismissal of the head of the department for combating drug crime of the National police of Ukraine Mr. Ilya Kiva.

Wednesday, 27 April, 14:00, 2016

The Commissioner demands explanations concerning legal grounds of cancellation of permission to employment in Ukraine of the citizen of Canada Mr. Savik Shuster

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights applied the acting Head of State service for employment Mr. Sergiy Kravchenko with the requirement to urgently provide explanations concerning legal grounds of cancellation of permission to employment in Ukraine of the citizen of Canada Mr. Savik Shuster.

Wednesday, 27 April, 11:15, 2016

The preliminary report on fulfillment of National strategy in the field of human rights till 2020 according to the Action plan

On February 23, 2016 the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights and representatives of civil society concluded the Memorandum of cooperation in the course of monitoring of realization of the National strategy and the Action plan for human rights.

Tuesday, 26 April, 12:30, 2016

Thanks to volunteers children from Maryinka village will have a rest in Odessa City

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights expresses gratitude to the expert, coordinator of group "Nalogi" of the Civil Platform "New Country" Mr. Pavel Sebastyanovich and activists of Association of the Ukrainian monitors of observance of human rights in activity of law enforcement bodies (UMOHR) for assistance in the organization of a trip of children from Maryinka village to Odessa City.

Tuesday, 26 April, 11:30, 2016

The statement of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl accident

On April 26, 1986 there was an accident on the Chernobyl nuclear power plant – without exaggeration, accident of planetary scale. Hundreds and thousands of lives – firefighters, the military personnel, doctors, scientists and simple citizens – laid down lives for stopping reaction and to protect us from further distribution of radioactive dust. However, the diseases owing to radiation, settled out cities and villages, infected with emissions territories and destroyed Chernobyl NPP are those consequences which still not one generation should overcome.

Tuesday, 26 April, 10:45, 2016

Ombudsman carried out a number of monitoring visits without warning to departments of SSU in the Kharkiv and Donetsk regions

In March of the current year the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights published the 13th report on a situation with observance of human rights in Ukraine following results of work of the UN monitoring mission in Ukraine, from November 15, 2015 till February 15, 2016.