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Tuesday, 09 June, 05:45, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "The Commissioner for Human Rights pays much attention to legal educational work among children"

On June 8-9, 2015 the working trip of the Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality Ms. Aksana Filipishyna in the Ukrainian children's center "Molodaya Gvardia" was held.

Monday, 08 June, 16:12, 2015

The Special Advisor of the Council of Europe Secretary General for Ukraine expresses concern in connection with threat to independence of the Ombudsman

The Special Advisor of the Council of Europe Secretary General for Ukraine Mr. Christos Giakoumopoulos expressed concernin connection with recently registered draft of the Resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine "On recognition become invalid of the Resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine "On appointment of Lutkovska V. V. as the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights".

Monday, 08 June, 06:45, 2015

Ms. Iryna Kushnir: "Secretariat of the Commissioner will provide expert support for "Initiative 11" aimed at protecting denunciators of information"

The Representative of the Commissioner for preparation of constitutional submissions and observance of the right of access to public information during the presentation of the advocacy campaign "Initiative 11", aimed at strengthening the protection of denunciators of socially important information in Ukraine.

Monday, 08 June, 00:00, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "Observance in Ukraine of one of basic rights of the child – the right for health care – in critical condition"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality declared this thesis during a press conference in information and analytical agency "Glavkom".

Friday, 05 June, 05:00, 2015

Representative of the Ombudsman: "It is inadmissible to induce to discrimination and violence against participants of Equality March"

Some days before Equality March– a human rights peaceful march in support of idea of observance of human rights irrespective of sexual orientation, gender identity or any other signs which holding is planned in June 6 in Kyiv, the degree of public discussion around this action reached extraordinary height and got menacing tonalities.

Friday, 05 June, 00:45, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna: "The rights of the child in the Crimea started being violated from the very beginning of occupation of the peninsula"

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality characterized the situation with observance of the rights of the child in Autonomous Republic of Crimea during a press conference: "Violation of the rights of children in occupied Crimea", organized by information center Free Crimea with assistance of the Ukrainian crisis media center.