Kuznetsov insists on conducting system audits in orphanages

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate in fotoballoon under the RF President on the rights of the child Anna Kuznetsova. Archival photoKuznetsov insists on conducting system audits in orphanages© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate the image Bank

The system checks in the homes for orphaned children, after the incident in the Amur region, should be conducted in other regions, said the children’s Ombudsman of the Russian Federation Anna Kuznetsova.

Earlier it was reported that the Amur investigators began preliminary examination after the publication in mass media of information on the revealed numerous violations in children’s homes-boarding schools in Amur region. Kuznetsov previously reported multiple injuries in children, which, according to her, are not transferred to the relevant departments. The Governor of the Amur region, Vasily Orlov requested to verify this information in the shortest time.

Kuznetsov expressed the hope that the checks in the Amur region will change the whole situation in the country.

«We are now talking about the violations that are in these institutions, in principle, today in different parts of the identified and authorized on the rights of the child in the regions, our colleagues, prosecutors, and other regulatory agencies. It is very important that this has led to systemic changes,» said Kuznetsova, the TV channel «Russia-24».