The report of human rights defense activists "Human rights in Ukraine 2014" - a striking example of effective cooperation of the public and Office of the Ombudsman

18/05/2015 12:10

Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska declared this thesis after publication of the report "Human rights in Ukraine 2014" 74 experts of human rights organizations from all regions of Ukraine took part in its preparation. According to her, the report provides a professional assessment of observance by the state of human rights in the conditions of armed conflict, an economic crisis and large-scale processes of reforming and is essential addition to the Annual report of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights on the observance of human and citizen's rights and freedoms.

In this regard Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska noted that constructive cooperation of the Commissioner with representatives of institutes of civil society is one of the priority and unconditional principles which activity of the Secretariat of the Commissioner is based on. On her belief, such cooperation is a reliable guarantee of deep, objective and comprehensive monitoring of observance of human rights in our country, and also an important element of consideration of public opinion while improving the legislation in the sphere of human rights.

It is possible to acquaint with the full text of the report of human rights organizations "Human Rights in Ukraine 2014" following the link.