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Thursday, 19 March, 16:49, 2015

Protection of human rights – a priority of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2015-2017

Today, on March 18, 2015, in Kyiv the presentation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2015-2017 was held which is a joint initiative of the Council of Europe and Ukrainian authorities.

Thursday, 19 March, 11:41, 2015

The Representative of the Commissioner for observance of the rights of internally displaced persons is on a working trip in the Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporozhzhia regions

Within monitoring of a situation concerning observance of the rights of internally displaced persons the Representative of the Commissioner Ms.Zhanna Lukianenko together with representatives of the Danish council for affairs of refugees will visit the Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporozhzhia regions.

Tuesday, 17 March, 14:55, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska will deliver a speech in Geneva concerning a situation in the East of Ukraine

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms.Valeriya Lutkovska left for Geneva with working visit on the occasion of the 28th Annual meeting of the International coordinating committee of national institutions for promotion and protection of human rights (ICC) which will be held on March 11-13, 2015 within a meeting of the UN Council for Human Rights.

Tuesday, 17 March, 11:56, 2015

The meeting of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mr. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein was held

During a meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights a state of observance of human rights in Ukraine and pressing problems which exist today were discussed. In particular, the special attention was paid to an issue of observance of the social and economic rights of internally displaced persons and necessity of the nation-wide program of socialization and adaptation of people for life in new conditions.

Tuesday, 17 March, 11:52, 2015

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "Events in the East of our country won't be able to distract the world from problems of the Crimea and won't allow to forget that the Crimea is Ukraine"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights declared this thesis, delivering a speech in Geneva during a side event "Autonomous Republic of Crimea: year of occupation" which was held during the 113th session of the UN Committee for Human Rights which is held in Geneva.

Tuesday, 17 March, 11:39, 2015

In the Secretariat of the Commissioner issues was discussed concerning realization of the right for access to information in State geological and mineral resources survey of Ukraine

Employees of State geological and mineral resources survey of Ukraine discussed ways of improvement of the mechanism of realization of the right for access to public information with the Representative of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms.Iryna Kushnir.