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Wednesday, 23 March, 17:34, 2016

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "It is necessary to elaborate recommendations concerning improvement of interdepartmental interaction in the sphere of fight against violence against women and domestic violence"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality noted that during a working meeting with the project manager of the Council of Europe "Preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence in Ukraine" Ms. Ana Urrutia-Enciso.

Wednesday, 23 March, 17:30, 2016

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe adopted recommendations No. 2073 (2015) and No. 2085 (2016)

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe applied to the Committee of Ministers of SE to promote further improvements for the protection of whistle-blowers by launching the process of negotiating a binding legal instrument in the form of a framework convention that would be open to non-member States and cover disclosures of wrongdoings by persons employed in the field of national security and intelligence.

Tuesday, 22 March, 16:07, 2016

The Council of Europe Committee of Ministers promulgated recommendations on network neutrality (Recommendation CM / Rec (2016) 1)

The document was adopted at the meeting of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers on January 13, 2016, contains guidelines for introduction of the principle of network neutrality for ensuring protection of the rights for freedom of statements of Internet users, receiving and exchange of information, management of Internet traffic, and also confidentiality and private life.

Monday, 21 March, 09:28, 2016

Institutional cooperation of the Ukrainian Ombudsman with representatives of government agencies and public sector - guarantee of successful realization of National strategy in the field of human rights

This issue was discussed during the presentation of the first release of the annual analytical report "The Ukrainian prism: foreign policy for 2015", created by team of the Council for foreign policy "Ukrainian prism" in partnership with Regional office of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Ukraine and certain independent experts.

Monday, 21 March, 09:22, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska will preside during session "A role of national institutions for human rights in conflict and post-conflict situations"

Session will be held within the twenty ninth Annual meeting of the International coordinating committee of national institutions for promotion and protection of human rights which is held in Geneva.

Monday, 21 March, 09:10, 2016

Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga: "The only opportunity for Office of the Commissioner to be effective is a close cooperation with public organizations"

The Representative of the Commissioner for public relations noted that in his speech during opening of training on documenting of violations of international humanitarian law "The main standards on investigation of the international crimes for critical response group" which was held in the Secretariat of the Commissioner. Training is organized by Global Rights Compliance LLP (GRC) with assistance of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and also Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.