14 November 2017

Anatoly Torkunov Meets with Russian High Commissioner for Human Rights

November 14th, MGIMO Rector Anatoly Torkunov had an interview with Tatiana Moskalkova, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation.

The sides discussed pathways for further cooperation between MGIMO, the High Commissioner for Human Rights and the United Nations Association of Russia. They also spoke about the All-Russian Open Lesson on Human Rights, which is scheduled to take place for the first time on December 1st. The event will unfold this year in the framework of the Moscow International Model United Nations, which is held annually by the United Nations Association of Russia, with the support of MGIMO University.

The parties also decided to put together a collaboration agreement to expand the interaction between MGIMO and the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation.

— See the MGIMO web-site for more photos and russian version