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Thursday, 14 April, 17:15, 2016

Ms. Olena Smirnova: "One of the major tasks facing us – to promote the fastest elaboration of the state migration strategy"

It was declared by the Deputy head of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights during a constituent meeting of Advisory council for immigration to the Commissioner for Human Rights.

Thursday, 14 April, 10:00, 2016

Results of the complex research "Ensuring needs and observance of the rights of internally displaced persons"

Within the project "Protection of the rights of internally displaced persons and fight against their violation by increasing institutional ability of local authorities and implementation of social reintegration of IDPs" the Center of political studios and analytics in partnership with the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights with assistance of Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands conducted the research "Ensuring requirements and observance of the rights of internally displaced persons".

Friday, 08 April, 12:00, 2016

The Commissioner for Human Rights made a submission to the Minister of Justice of Ukraine concerning violation of the right of convicts for health protection and medical care

In submission of Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska it is said that during conducting monitoring visit by employees of Department for realization of the national preventive mechanism of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rightstogether with the public representatives in Petrovsky corrective labor prison of department of the State penitentiary service of Ukraine in the Kirovograd region (No. 49) gross violations of the right of convicts for health protection and medical care were established.

Friday, 08 April, 10:45, 2016

On the official site of the Kyiv metro announcements were revealed which had signs of direct discrimination on the basis of disability

During monitoring of observance of the principle of non-discrimination in all spheres of the public relations on the official site of the municipal enterprise "Kyiv metro" in the section "Vacancies" announcements were revealed which had signs of direct discrimination on the basis of disability. So, according to the announcement of 2/29/2016, from among 12 open vacancies, an employment of persons with disabilities was possible only according to 5.

Friday, 08 April, 10:00, 2016

The expert opinion is prepared for the draft law on amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code concerning features of refund to the income of the state of money, values and incomes from them before adoption of a sentence of court

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights together with representatives of institutes of civil society following results of the carried-out expert analysis prepared the expert opinion to the draft law "On amendments to the Criminal Procedural Code of Ukraine concerning features of refund to the income of state of money, values, state bonds of Ukraine, treasury obligations of Ukraine, precious metals and/or stones, other values and income from them before adoption of a sentence of court" (registration No. 4057 of 2/15/2016), adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine in the first reading on March 17, 2016.

Thursday, 07 April, 16:30, 2016

Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga: "Cooperation with the public – the strongest weapon, protection and support of the Office of Ombudsman in promotion of ideas of protection of human rights"

The Representative of the Commissioner for public relations focused on this issue attention of participants of a round table "Human rights and the Ukrainian militia – 2015", the observance of human rights organized by Association of the Ukrainian monitors in activity of law enforcement bodies (UMOHR) together with the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights in interaction with the Center of political and legal reforms and the Expert center for human rights.