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Monday, 21 March, 09:10, 2016

Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga: "The only opportunity for Office of the Commissioner to be effective is a close cooperation with public organizations"

The Representative of the Commissioner for public relations noted that in his speech during opening of training on documenting of violations of international humanitarian law "The main standards on investigation of the international crimes for critical response group" which was held in the Secretariat of the Commissioner. Training is organized by Global Rights Compliance LLP (GRC) with assistance of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and also Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Friday, 18 March, 16:01, 2016

Protection of personal data in the military sphere: national legislation and European standards"

That was a topic of the seminar held by Department for protection of personal data of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights with assistance of the Council of Europe Office in Ukraine within realization of a joint program of the European Union and Council of Europe "Strengthening of implementation of European standards of human rights in Ukraine".

Friday, 18 March, 09:15, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Observance of human rights in system of psychiatry has to be on the first place"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis while holding expert discussion "Establishments of judicial psychiatry in Ukraine from punishment to treatment", in the Secretariat of the Commissioner with assistance of the UN Development Program in Ukraine and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.

Thursday, 17 March, 15:58, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Termination of activity of the Crimean field mission - one of examples of how dissent on the annexed peninsula is suppressed"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis during a press conference "Two years of legalization of annexation of the Crimea by Russia. Prosecutions, repressions in the Crimea and problems of IDPs in Ukraine" which was held in news agency "Glavkom".

Thursday, 17 March, 15:44, 2016

Mr. Bogdan Kryklyvenko: "It is extremely necessary to organize constant international mission which would carry out monitoring of a state of observance of human rights in the Crimea"

The Head of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights applied with such proposal to European parliamentarians during the third summit of ombudsman of the countries of the Eastern Partnership which was held in Brussels. According to him, it can be nearly the only instrument of implementation of monitoring of a state of observance of human rights and fundamental freedoms in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Ukrainian Ombudsman and human rights organizations of Ukraine are deprived of such opportunity because of unwillingness of the occupational power of the peninsula to allow them to pass to the territory of the Crimea.

Thursday, 17 March, 15:42, 2016

The Crimean human rights group prepared the Monitoring review of a situation with observance of human rights in the Crimea for February, 2016

The Crimean Human Rights Group (CHRG) - an initiative of representatives of human rights organizations which purpose is assistance for observance and protection of human rights in the Crimea by drawing broad attention to human rights issues and international humanitarian law in the territory of the Crimean peninsula.