MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
With the conditions of detention of juvenile offenders in the Birobidzhan educational colony UFSIN of Russia in the Jewish Autonomous oblast has reviewed, the Commissioner for children’s rights in the Khabarovsk territory Victoria Tregubenko. Accompanied by the Commissioner for the rights of the child in the Jewish Autonomous region Irina Pinchuk and the penitentiary institutions for children, the Ombudsman examined the physical living conditions, inquired about catering services, educational and training programs.
During the visit, human rights activists visited the cafeteria, we looked at the menu, I learned about diets, if in such there is a need, visited the quarantine ward, in the disciplinary unit, the units for the residence of pupils, at the club. Had a special place in secondary school UFSIN of Russia on the Jewish Autonomous region, acting on the territory of the colony. The Ombudsman for children received at the training classes, visited the library, the Museum of the great Patriotic war, talked with the headmaster, teachers and pupils. Here took place meeting with convicts and individual reception on personal questions.
“Victoria Tregubenko noted the high level of educational, social and psychological work with adolescents, educational activities, good material living conditions, assist in preparation for release, – said the Deputy head of the Birobidzhan colony Ivan Bystritsky. – Respect rights and legitimate interests of minors sentenced is given special attention. Human rights activists regularly visit Birobidzhan educational colony, where young people from different regions of the far Eastern Federal district. The visit of the Commissioner for children’s rights in the Khabarovsk region was preceded by the visit of Ombudsman for children in Amur region. Colleagues in both cases was accompanied by the Commissioner for the rights of the child in the Jewish Autonomous region Irina Pinchuk. Observations of the activities of the penitentiary institutions were made”.
The press service of the UFSIN of Russia for Jewish Autonomous region
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