Useful Information


OHCHR report 2015 OHCHR Report 2015
OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017 OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017
Brochure: Human Rights in action Human Rights in Action (PDF)
Working with the United Nations Human Rights Programme: A Handbook for Civil Society A Handbook for Civil Society (PDF)

Russian Federation

Russian Federation

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Russian Federation and UN
Charter-based Bodies

Russian Federation and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2015) CEDAW/C/RUS/CO/8

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2015) CCPR/C/RUS/CO/7

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2014) CRC/C/OPAC/RUS/CO/1

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2014) CRC/C/RUS/CO/4-5

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2013) CERD/C/RUS/CO/20-22

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2012) CAT/C/RUS/CO/5

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2011) E/C.12/RUS/CO/5

>>Full list of documents in the Treaty Body Database

OHCHR in the Russian Federation

Following the agreement between the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the Government of the Russian Federation, a human rights presence was established within the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in the Russian Federation in January 2006. The High Commissioner's two visits to the Russian Federation in 2005 and 2006 provided opportunities to consolidate and strengthen the cooperation with national partners
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Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Europe and Central Asia Section
Tel. +41 22 928 9291

Human Rights Adviser

Senior Human Rights Adviser
UN Country Team – Russian Federation
Address: Leontyevsky Per.9
125009, Moscow, Russia
Tel/Fax: (+7 495) 787 21 03
E-mail: russia@ohchr.org

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