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Monday, 15 June, 18:34, 2015

Public Statement of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights

The last few weeks a group of People’s Deputies are executing a political order, making groundless accusations and are putting an overt political pressure on the institution of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights.

Monday, 15 June, 07:00, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "Actions for involvement of children in armed conflicts have to be criminalized"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality expressed such belief in the program of the first channel of Ukrainian radio "Children and the military conflict".

Friday, 12 June, 00:00, 2015

Office of the Ombudsman and UNICEF combine efforts for protection of the rights of the children who are in a zone of the military conflict

On June 12, 2015 the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of child, non-discrimination and gender equality Ms. Aksana Filipishyna met with coordinators for protection of children of Representation of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Ukraine Mr. Inigo Torres and Ms. Gabrielle Aquimova.

Thursday, 11 June, 17:15, 2015

Mr. Yuriy Bielousov: "Improvement of system of rendering palliative medical care needs, first of all, standard and legal settlement"

The Representative of the Commissioner for realization of the national preventive mechanism (NPM) declared this thesis during a round table "Ensuring human rights while rendering palliative care" which was held in the Office of Ombudsman.

Thursday, 11 June, 04:15, 2015

Representative of Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska in the Russian Federation took part in court session concerning extension of term of detention of Ms. Nadezhda Savchenko

It is known that on June 10, 2015 the Moscow city court (Russia) adopted the decision to prolong the term of detention of the Ukrainian woman-pilot Ms. Nadezhda Savchenko, having satisfied the petition of the investigator who asked to remand her in custody for the period of acquaintance with case papers. The lawyer of accused Mr. Ilya Novikov after the announcement of the resolution declared intention to appeal against this decesion in the Supreme Court of Russia.

Wednesday, 10 June, 04:00, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "Children as one of the most vulnerable categories of our citizens demand consolidation of actions of all human rights community"

The Representative of the Commissioner for protection of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality declared this thesis during a press conference "Topical issues of ensuring the rights of children in Ukraine" which was held in news agency Ukrinform.