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Thursday, 28 May, 11:48, 2015

The citizen of Ukraine Mr. Yury Yatsenko who is illegally detained in the territory of the Russian Federation, returned home

As a result of the measures undertaken by the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine for the purpose of protection of the rights of the citizen of Ukraine arrested in the territory of Russia Mr.Yury Yatsenko, our compatriot was released and came back home.

Wednesday, 27 May, 11:46, 2015

The Crimean field mission for human rights prepared the monitoring review of a situation on human rights in the Crimea for April, 2015

The review of a situation is based on results of collection of information "first-hand", monitoring of mass media, the analysis of events and legislative base, supervision over a situation and events in the Crimea, interviewing of representatives of key target groups, and also on the basis of official statistical data.

Tuesday, 26 May, 11:40, 2015

Ms. Aksana Filipishyna "The Istanbul convention is the most thorough agreement in the sphere of protection of women against all forms of violence"

Today on May 26, 2015 the presentation of the final analytical report on compliance of separate laws of Ukraine with requirements of the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (The Istanbul Convention) was held which was organized by the Council of Europe Project "Prevention and combating violence against women and domestic violence in Ukraine".

Tuesday, 26 May, 11:38, 2015

Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga: "Creation of public partnership is actual for search of real mechanisms of realization of the right for a strike"

The Representative of the Commissioner for public relations declared this thesis during a round table "The right for a strike - a fundamental constitutional guarantee of workers of Ukraine", which was organized by the Office of Ombudsman together with the Kyiv City organization of trade union of educators and scientists of Ukraine with assistance of Friedrich Ebert Foundation.

Monday, 25 May, 17:07, 2015

The regular meeting of Expert council for discrimination and gender equality was held

At the regular meeting of Expert council for discrimination and gender equality to the Representative of the Commissioner for Human Rights for observance of the rights of the child, non-discrimination and gender equality which was held on May 19, proposals of experts - members of council concerning further activity of the Commissioner for complex improvement and monitoring of the national anti-discrimination legislation and its fulfillment were considered.

Wednesday, 20 May, 17:05, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Results of the monitoring which is carried out by us demonstrated, in particular, numerous violations of the rights of the persons serving sentence in the form of arrest"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis during a meeting of subcommittee for activity of the State penitentiary service of Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine for legislative ensuring law-enforcement activity.