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Monday, 03 October, 17:45, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska applied to the Ombudsman of the Russian Federation concerning protection of rights of Mr. Roman Suschenko

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska applied to the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Ms.Tatyana Moskalkova with a request to take the case of the detained correspondent of the agency "Ukrinform" Mr. Roman Sushchenko under control, to verify a state of observance of his rights and freedoms, in particular for a consular legal assistance, and also conditions of his detention and the state of health.

Monday, 03 October, 15:30, 2016

The Head of the Secretariat of the Commissioner will participate in the conference "The Role of Ombuds Institutions for the Armed Forces in International Missions"

The Head of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Mr. Bogdan Kryklyvenko will participate in the 8th International Conference of Ombuds Institutions for the Armed Forces (8ICOAF): "The Role of Ombuds Institutions for the Armed Forces in International Missions", which is begun today, on October 3, 2016, in Amsterdam.

Friday, 30 September, 17:00, 2016

Ombudsman asks the Constitutional Court of Ukraine to expound the term "deprivation of liberty" officially

On September 29, 2016 submission of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights was made to the Constitutional Court of Ukraine concerning official interpretation of the term "deprivation of liberty" foreseen by provisions of the fifth part of article 72 of the Criminal code of Ukraine in aspect of an issue whether it is possible to interpret this term as covering both a type of punishment "deprivation of liberty for a certain term", and kind of punishment "lifelong imprisonment" foreseen by provisions of paragraphs 11, 12 of article 51 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine respectively.

Friday, 30 September, 15:30, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Jointly with FTUU we will carry out a number of awareness raising and educational programs in the sphere of protection of labor rights"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis during signing of the Memorandum of cooperation with Federation of Trade Unions of Ukraine.

Thursday, 29 September, 13:15, 2016

The meeting of the Representative of the Commissioner with delegation of experts of the "Venice Commission" concerning freedom of peaceful assemblies was held

Today, on September 29, 2016, the meeting of the Representative of the Commissioner for public relations Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga with delegation of experts of the European commission "For democracy through law" (the Venice Commission) who are involved in preparation of the joint conclusion of the Venice Commission and ODIHR/OSCE concerning draft laws "On Guarantee of Freedom of Peaceful Assemblies" (No. 3587) and "On Guarantees of Freedom of Peaceful Assemblies in Ukraine" (No. 3587-1) was held.

Monday, 26 September, 11:45, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska participates in the Annual Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of OSCE participating States

During September 19-30, 2016 in Warsaw the Annual Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of OSCE participating States of the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights is held.