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Wednesday, 16 May, 12:20, 2018

The state is strong only when residing in it families feel protected and secured

On the International Day of Families on 15.05.2018 the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality Ms Aksana Filipishyna met Ischuk family, which forms the family based care home in which 8 children – three boys and five girls are being.

Tuesday, 15 May, 13:00, 2018

Due to the intervention of the Commissioner for Human Rights the right of a child for upbringing in the family was restored

As previously reported, the Representative of the Commissioner for children’s rights, non-discrimination and gender equality Ms Aksana Filipishyna during a monitoring visit to the places of compact residence of Roma minorities in Zakarpattia region has discovered a family residing in Mukacheve district, which raises 8 children. The births of all children were not registered due to the lack of the passport of their mother.

Tuesday, 15 May, 11:03, 2018

The Orphanage of the Service for Children's Affairs of the Lviv regional State administration is critically understaffed

On May 11, 2018 the employees of Lviv Regional Representative Offices of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for human rights in cooperation with civil society carried out a monitoring visit to a the Orphanage of the Service for Children's Affairs of the Lviv regional State administration.

Tuesday, 15 May, 10:57, 2018

Liudmyla Denisova has appealed to the Ombudsman of the Russian Federation with a request to check the compliance with human rights of the Ukrainian prisoners in the detention center in Simferopol.

«I receive petitions from NGOs and family members of the prisoners about inadequate detention conditions and lack of medical care in the Sevastopol detention center», - mentions the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for human rights in the appeal to Ms Tatyana Moskalkova.

Thursday, 10 May, 16:14, 2018

Ombudsman Liudmyla Denisa “There is a risk of environmental disaster in Ternopil region”

Near the city of Ternopil on the territory of state enterprise "Ukrmednet" the utilization of animal wastes was suspended. In fact, 5 thousand tons of unutilized animal remains are kept outdoors. This situation may lead to environmental disaster, because there is a risk that the raise of temperature may cause contamination of ground waters. In addition, citizens from neighboring districts complain about the unbearable smell.

Tuesday, 08 May, 18:35, 2018

Ombudsman calls the public for tolerance and for adherence to law during mass events on May 8, 9

On May 8, 9, on the Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation and the 73rd Anniversary of the Victory over Nazism in the World War II a number of events will take place in Ukraine.