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Thursday, 28 July, 10:30, 2016

Ombudsman jointly with the Swiss experts provides training on prevention of tortures in activities of the State Security Service of Ukraine

Today, on July 28, 2016, in Kramatorsk of Donetsk region the seminar training for employees of bodies and subdivisions of Security Service of Ukraine organized by the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights with participation of the Swiss experts began.

Wednesday, 27 July, 14:15, 2016

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska: "The unity of approaches of state authorities and public organizations in fighting against racial discrimination is important"

The Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights noted that during the presentation of alternative reports on fulfillment by Ukraine of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination which was held at the Ombudsman's Office with assistance of the UN Development Program in Ukraine.

Monday, 25 July, 11:45, 2016

The First All-Ukrainian student's forum "Discrimination in Ukraine: from understanding to counteraction"

The forum is two-day interactive action for students of various specialties 3-6 course of education which will serve as the platform for sharing of knowledge, opinions and experience between students and the leading international and national experts, public and community persons for anti-discrimination issues.

Thursday, 21 July, 13:30, 2016

The Commissioner for Human Rights in one year could move 110 convicts from uncontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory

Today, on July 21, 2016, at the initiative of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights the next transfer of sentenced persons from uncontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory was held.

Thursday, 21 July, 10:00, 2016

Access to treatment of HIV in Ukrainian prisons is possible thanks to cooperation of NPM and activists of PLH

The monitor of the national preventive mechanism, the specialist of division of an advocacy of ACO "All-Ukrainian Network of the People Living with HIV (PLH)" Mr. Olexander Gatiyatullin informed of it during the 21st international conference on HIV/AIDS (AIDS 2016) which is held from July 17 till July 22, 2016 inDurban (South Africa). The mentioned event is dedicated to discussion of recent trends of epidemic in the world and search of its overcoming.

Wednesday, 20 July, 17:00, 2016

The Constitutional Court of Ukraine admitted to examination the constitutional submission of the Commissioner concerning restriction of the rights to peaceful assemblies

On July 19, 2016 the Constitutional Court of Ukraine received the constitutional submission of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights concerning compliance to provisions of part one of article 8, part one of article 55, paragraph 8 of part third of article 129 of the Constitution of Ukraine (constitutionality) of a provision of part sixth of article 182 of the Code of administrative legal proceedings of Ukraine.