March 24, 2017
Vladimir Putin awarded the 2016 Presidential Prize for Young Culture Professionals and the 2016 Presidential Prize for Writing and Art for Children and Young People. The ceremony took place ahead of Culture Worker’s Day, which is celebrated on March 25.
March 8, 2017
Vladimir Putin toured the new perinatal center at Bryansk City Hospital No. 1 and congratulated the staff on International Women’s Day.
February 17, 2017
Vladimir Putin approved a list of instructions following a meeting of the Coordinating Council for Implementing the 2012–2017 National Children’s Strategy that took place on November 15, 2016.
February 17, 2017
Presidential Commissioner for Children's Rights Anna Kuznetsova took part in an expanded meeting of the Investigative Committee’s Coordination Council on Aid to Children in Southeastern Ukraine.
February 15, 2017
During her trip to Voronezh Region, Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova toured the regional perinatal centre, a children’s home and the Parus Nadezhdy (Sail of Hope) rehabilitation centre for children with disabilities.
February 7, 2017
Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova held a videoconference meeting of the Presidium of the Coordinating Council of Commissioners for Children’s Rights devoted to implementing the President’s instructions to comprehensively analyse the law enforcement practice on removing minors from families in terms of redundant measures or undue interference in families.
February 3, 2017
Vladimir Putin signed a list of instructions on providing housing for orphaned children and children without parental care.
January 27, 2017
Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova took part in a conference call at the Situations Centre of the State Inspection for Road Traffic Safety.
January 24, 2017
Anna Kuznetsova and Valentina Matviyenko discussed the priorities of the children's rights commissioners for 2017, including Presidential instructions regarding families.
January 11, 2017
Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova chaired the first meeting of the interdepartmental working group on international aspects of protecting children’s rights.
December 22, 2016
This was the Public Council’s first meeting. More than 130 representatives of NGOs, including human rights organisations, charity funds, public associations, scientific and educational establishments, religious faiths, and the business community took part in the event.
December 19, 2016
The participants of the Expert Council’s first meeting included child protection experts, representatives of federal ministries and departments, researchers, Federation Council members and State Duma deputies.
November 26, 2016
Vladimir Putin congratulated the founders, employees and volunteers of the Podari Zhizn (Gift of Life) charitable foundation on its 10th anniversary.
October 27, 2016
Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova and Emergencies Minister Vladimir Puchkov discussed top priorities for child safety.
October 18, 2016
Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova met with Director of the Federal Bailiff Service Artur Parfenchikov to discuss a number of issues related to protecting children’s right to property.
October 10, 2016
Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Anna Kuznetsova took part in the All-Russian Forum of Adoptive Families in Sochi. She also met with the regional ombudsmen and adoptive families of the Kuban Region and visited a specialised orphanage for children with organic lesions of the central nervous system.
October 6, 2016
Children’s Rights Commissioner Anna Kuznetsova met with Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko, who chairs the Presidential Coordination Council for Implementing the 2012–2017 National Children’s Strategy.
October 6, 2016
Presidential Commissioner for Children's Rights Anna Kuznetsova met with Minister of Communications and Mass Media Nikolai Nikiforov.
September 28, 2016
Presidential Commissioner for Children's Rights Anna Kuznetsova met with Chairman of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Alexander Bastrykin, Minister of Labour and Social Protection Maxim Topilin, and Healthcare Minister Veronika Skvortsova.