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Thursday, 11 June, 04:15, 2015

Representative of Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska in the Russian Federation took part in court session concerning extension of term of detention of Ms. Nadezhda Savchenko

It is known that on June 10, 2015 the Moscow city court (Russia) adopted the decision to prolong the term of detention of the Ukrainian woman-pilot Ms. Nadezhda Savchenko, having satisfied the petition of the investigator who asked to remand her in custody for the period of acquaintance with case papers. The lawyer of accused Mr. Ilya Novikov after the announcement of the resolution declared intention to appeal against this decesion in the Supreme Court of Russia.

Wednesday, 10 June, 04:00, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "Children as one of the most vulnerable categories of our citizens demand consolidation of actions of all human rights community"

The Representative of the Commissioner for protection of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality declared this thesis during a press conference "Topical issues of ensuring the rights of children in Ukraine" which was held in news agency Ukrinform.

Tuesday, 09 June, 05:45, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "The Commissioner for Human Rights pays much attention to legal educational work among children"

On June 8-9, 2015 the working trip of the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality Ms. Aksana Filipishyna in the Ukrainian children's center "Molodaya Gvardia" was held.

Monday, 08 June, 16:12, 2015

The Special Advisor of the Council of Europe Secretary General for Ukraine expresses concern in connection with threat to independence of the Ombudsman

The Special Advisor of the Council of Europe Secretary General for Ukraine Mr. Christos Giakoumopoulos expressed concernin connection with recently registered draft of the Resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine "On recognition become invalid of the Resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine "On appointment of Lutkovska V. V. as the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights".

Monday, 08 June, 06:45, 2015

Ms. Iryna Kushnir: "Secretariat of the Commissioner will provide expert support for "Initiative 11" aimed at protecting denunciators of information"

The Representative of the Commissioner for preparation of constitutional submissions and observance of the right of access to public information during the presentation of the advocacy campaign "Initiative 11", aimed at strengthening the protection of denunciators of socially important information in Ukraine.

Monday, 08 June, 00:00, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "Observance in Ukraine of one of basic rights of the child – the right for health care – in critical condition"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality declared this thesis during a press conference in information and analytical agency "Glavkom".