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Friday, 21 August, 10:30, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska will inspect a state of observance of the rights of the military personnel for timely receiving of medical care

As it was informed in mass media, on August 20, 2015 in Lviv the volunteer of Armed forces of Ukraine who got sick with pneumonia and died during exercise on Yavorovsky proving ground and didn't receive the qualified medical care in time.

Friday, 21 August, 10:26, 2015

The international expert carried out an assessment of potential of the Commissioner in the sphere of prevention and counteraction of discrimination

On August 18-19 the Secretariat of the Commissioner for Human Rights was visited by the famous international expert for discrimination and activity of institutions for equality Mr. Neil Crowley, the founder and the former head of the Irish commission for equality. The purpose of his visit organized by the Council of Europe upon the request of the Ukrainian Ombudsman Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska is carrying out an assessment of potential of the Commissioner for Human Rights for realization of powers in the sphere of prevention and counteraction of discrimination.

Friday, 21 August, 10:21, 2015

The open address of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights to the General Prosecutor of Ukraine and the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

On ensuring the appropriate investigation of assault on August 19 2015 on the minor Mr. Uzu David Harrison as crime based on racial intolerance

Tuesday, 18 August, 10:18, 2015

The facts of ill treatment with condemned persons in the Berdyansk corrective prison were revealed

On August 17, 2015 the regional coordinator of interaction with the public of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights in the Zaporozhzhia Region Mr. Volodymyr Pavlenko carried out monitoring visit to the Berdyansk corrective prison No. 77 of Department of the State penitentiary service of Ukraine in the Zaporozhzhia Region for the purpose of verification of available information concerning beating of condemned, arrived from the Zaporozhzhia pre-trial detention center.

Tuesday, 18 August, 10:15, 2015

Mr. Bogdan Kryklyvenko: "The problem of non-compliance of the rights and freedoms of disabled people gained special sharpness in connection with tragic events for our country"

It was noted by the Head of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights, submitting in Geneva at the 14th session of UN Committee on the rights of disabled people the alternative report of the Ukrainian Ombudsman.

Monday, 17 August, 10:09, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska personally communicated to the detained Russian members of special forces

Within activity of the national preventive mechanism the Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska today, on August 17, visited in a pre-trial detention center detainees near the City Schastie (Lugansk Region) employees of the Main Intelligence Directorate (MID) of the General Staff of Russian Armed Forces Mr. Alexander Alexandrov and Mr. Evgeny Erofeyev.