Putin approved the new composition of the Board of the HRC

Putin approved the new composition of the Board of the HRC

Moscow. 3 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the decree about new structure of Council at the President on human rights, it included 51 people. This was reported Monday on the website of the HRC.


“The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin today signed a decree approving the composition of the presidential Council of the Russian Federation on development of civil society and human rights. The composition of the HRC today employs 51 people”, — stated in the message.

The decree, published on the website of the Council, the Chairman left the HRC Mikhail Fedotov, Deputy head of the human rights organization “Sunrise” Evgeny Bobrov.

The Executive Secretary of the HRC, the Board instead left the Yana Lantratova appointed head of the Moscow branch of the organization for the protection of the rights of women and children “Assol” Irina Kirkor, who previously headed the Board of the HRC on social rights.

Among the newcomers, the HRC is co — founder of the movement “Arhnadzor” Konstantin Mikhailov, first Vice-President of Lawyer chamber of Moscow Henry Reznik, the Director Alexander Sokurov, the chief editor of “Literary newspaper” Maxim Semchev, the Chairman of the PMC in Moscow eve Markachev, Director of the Museum of Gulag history, Roman Romanov, head of the Russian Union of journalists Vladimir Solovyov.