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Thursday, 10 December, 17:38, 2015

The statement of the Commissioner on the occasion of the International Day on Human Rights

The statement of the Commissioner on the occasion of the International Day on Human Rights

Tuesday, 08 December, 17:35, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "We want that each person, having faced discrimination, precisely knew that there is an effective body which will instantly react to this violation"

It was noted by the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality during presentation of the report "An assessment of operational ability of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights in realization of an advocating in the sphere of counteraction of discrimination", prepared by the international independent expert Mr. Neil Crowley within the project "Strengthening of implementation of the European standards of human rights in Ukraine". The mentioned project is realized jointly by Office of the Commissioner and Office of the Council of Europe in Ukraine with assistance of the European Union.

Tuesday, 08 December, 17:32, 2015

The third successful transfer of prisoners from uncontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory of Donetsk Region was held

Today, on December 8, 2015, the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska conducted the next successful operation concerning transfer of 20 condemned, serving sentence in Enakiyevsky corrective labor prison No. 52.

Monday, 07 December, 17:29, 2015

At the initiative of Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska the Government will undertake measures for elimination of gaps in an issue of registration of political parties

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights receives applies of citizens concerning impossibility of registration of political parties because of not submitting signatures of citizens of Ukraine which are collected in support of party in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and SevastopolCity. For the purpose of the solution of mentioned issue Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska made a submission to the Prime minister of Ukraine.

Friday, 04 December, 14:19, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "The existing system of judicial psychiatry in Ukraine needs to be changed cardinally"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights expressed such belief during a working meeting with experts in the sphere of rendering mental health services from Great Britain, the Netherlands and Lithuania who carried out a number of monitoring visits to mental health facilities of Ukraine.

Friday, 04 December, 13:38, 2015

The Commissioner made a submission to the Minister of social policy of Ukraine concerning ensuring constitutional rights of citizens for pension payments

Proceedings of the Commissioner for Human Rights showed violation of a constitutional right of citizens for social protection in connection with a failure to provide the amount of pension payments guaranteed by article 46 of the Constitution of Ukraine not below the living wage established by the law owing to growth of the last since September 1, 2015.