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Friday, 20 February, 10:50, 2015

For public discussion: The concept of the draft law concerning improvement of separate provisions of acts in the sphere of access to public information

For the purpose of public discussion on the official website of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights in the section "The Right to Information — Analytical Materials" the Concept of the draft law concerning improvement of separate provisions of acts in the sphere of access to public information prepared with assistance of a joint program of the European Union and the Council of Europe "Strengthening of information society in Ukraine", and also the project of the Council of Europe and the Government of Canada "Introduction of the European standards in Ukrainian media environment" is placed.

Thursday, 19 February, 10:47, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "The delaying with evacuation of vulnerable categories of persons threatens their life"

As it has already informed, on February 9 Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska repeatedly applied to the Prime minister of Ukraine Mr. Arseniy Yatsenyuk to undertake immediate measures for evacuation of wards and the personnel of establishments of an education system, health care and social protection from the territories close to carrying out anti-terrorist operation, to safe regions of Ukraine. Ombudsman emphasized that exactly these categories of the population are in the most difficult situation today.

Thursday, 19 February, 10:44, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "The network of independent public monitors will exercise together with us control of observance of the right for access to public information"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis during a round table "Implementation of the Law of Ukraine "On access to public information": the international obligations, the current challenges and legislative initiatives", organized within a joint program of the Council of Europe and the European Union "Strengthening of information society in Ukraine", and also the project of the Council of Europe and the Government of Canada "Introduction of the European standards in the Ukrainian media environment".

Wednesday, 18 February, 12:10, 2015

Ms. Zhanna Lukianenko: "More than 60 acts of reaction of the Commissioner were sent to state authorities following results of monitoring of observance of the rights of internally displaced persons"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of internally displaced persons informed of it during a press conference "To live up to the end of winter: displaced persons in Ukraine. Three months later as the law is adopted", which was held in the news agency "Glavkom".

Tuesday, 17 February, 12:13, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska made a submission to the Minister of Justice of Ukraine concerning ensuring the right of the citizen to access to public information

In submission it is said that the representative of NGO "Regional Center of Human Rights" applied to the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights with the complaint concerning violation by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine of the right to access to public information.

Thursday, 12 February, 12:55, 2015

The Commissioner will take part in implementation of the project of the Council of Europe "Strengthening of implementation of standards of the Council of Europe concerning human rights in Ukraine"

The meeting of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska with the program manager of Department of policy on human rights of the Directorate of human rights of the Council of Europe Mr.Tigran Karapetyan was held. During a meeting issues of cooperation within the new joint project of the European Union and the Council of Europe "Strengthening of implementation of standards of the Council of Europe concerning human rights in Ukraine" were discussed.