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Tuesday, 27 January, 16:25, 2015

Working visit of the Commissioner for Human Rights to the Lugansk Region is begun

Within the working visit, Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska together with the working group, which includes the Representative of the Commissioner for realization of the national preventive mechanism Mr.Yuriy Bielousov, the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality Ms. Aksana Filipishyna and the deputy head of Department for observance of social, economic and humanitarian rights of the Secretariat of the Commissioner Ms. Zhanna Lukyanenko, will carry out monitoring of a state of observance of human rights in the territory of the Lugansk Region bordering on a zone of carrying out anti-terrorist operation.

Monday, 26 January, 14:14, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska applied to the Prime minister of Ukraine with the requirement to protect life and health of children in dangerous territories of the East of Ukraine

In the appeal it is said that in the territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions before extension of armed conflict almost 1 million children lived, among them about 15 000 orphan children and children deprived of parental guardianship.

Tuesday, 20 January, 00:00, 2015

Official denial of untruthful information posted on the official website of the Prosecutor's office of Kharkiv region

On January 17, 2015 the Prosecutor's office of Kharkiv region posted on its official website the information that facts stated in the report of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture has not been confirmed and as a proof they referred to the findings of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights. In this regard it should be noted that the mentioned information is incorrect.

Friday, 16 January, 15:27, 2015

Open address of Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska to the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ms. Ella Pamfilova

Open address of Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska to the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ms. Ella Pamfilova

Thursday, 15 January, 16:28, 2015

The open letter to the Commissioner on Human Rights in Russian Federation

Dear Ms. Pamfilova, As you know, the Ukrainian MP Ms. Nadiya Savchenko has been on a hunger strike for 34 days in a Moscow pre-trial detention center.

Wednesday, 14 January, 15:25, 2015

The institutions of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights has received “A” status - the highest status of compliance with the UN Paris Principles

On 29 December 2014 based on the results of examination of two years of activities of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights the Bureau of the International Coordination Committee of National Human Rights Institutions (ICC NHRI) has granted to the Commissioner for Human Rights the “A” status - the highest status of compliance with the UN Paris Principles.