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Friday, 05 June, 05:00, 2015

Representative of the Ombudsman: "It is inadmissible to induce to discrimination and violence against participants of Equality March"

Some days before Equality March– a human rights peaceful march in support of idea of observance of human rights irrespective of sexual orientation, gender identity or any other signs which holding is planned in June 6 in Kyiv, the degree of public discussion around this action reached extraordinary height and got menacing tonalities.

Friday, 05 June, 00:45, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "The rights of the child in the Crimea started being violated from the very beginning of occupation of the peninsula"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality characterized the situation with observance of the rights of the child in Autonomous Republic of Crimea during a press conference: "Violation of the rights of children in occupied Crimea", organized by information center Free Crimea with assistance of the Ukrainian crisis media center.

Wednesday, 03 June, 16:04, 2015

The Memorandum of understanding between the Commissioner and the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (OSCE/ODIHR) was signed

Today, on June 3, 2015, the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska and the Director of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (OSCE/ODIHR) Mr. Michael Georg Link signed the Memorandum of understanding in Warsaw.

Wednesday, 03 June, 15:24, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Openness, transparency and cooperation with CSO and human rights defenders are the main priorities in my activity and activity of the Secretariat"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis, delivering a speech at the Human Dimension Seminar "The Role of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) in Promoting and Protecting Human Rights in the OSCE Area" which was held in Warsaw (Republic of Poland).

Wednesday, 03 June, 12:25, 2015

Mr. Nils Muižnieks: "I consider this a regrettable development, which has the potential to undermine the independence and efficient functioning of the national Ombudsman institution"

The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Mr. Nils Muižnieks declared this thesis in the letter to the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Mr.Volodymyr Groysman.

Friday, 29 May, 11:56, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska will participate in the international seminar "The Role of National Human Rights Institutions in the OSCE Member States"

On June 1-3, 2015 inWarsaw (Republic of Poland) the Human Dimension Seminar "The Role of National Human Rights Institutions in Promoting and Protecting Human Rights in the OSCE Area" will be held.