Ombudsman

An ombudsman (, also US: , Swedish: [ˈɔ̂mːbʉːdsˌman]), ombudsperson, ombud, ombuds, or public advocate is an official who is charged with representing the interests of the public by investigating and addressing complaints of maladministration or a violation of rights. The ombudsman is usually appointed by the government or by parliament but with a significant degree of independence. In some countries, an inspector general, citizen advocate or other official may have duties similar to those of a national ombudsman and may also be appointed by a legislature. Below the national level, an ombudsman may be appointed by a state, local, or …

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World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

(Central government, Legislative, Judicial, Ombudsman Office, and Comptroller's Office) that undertake


Amnesty International · 10 June 2024 English

Amnesty International submits this briefing ahead of the review of Ecuador by the UN Committee against Torture (the Committee) in July 2024. This is not an exhaustive set of issues. …

routine and on-site inspections by the Human Rights Ombudsman. ▪ Address the root causes of prison overcrowding


AHURI: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute · 7 June 2024 English

It is directed to the following overarching research question: How can the housing assistance system improve on social housing applications and the waiting list as the primary mediators of access …

respond to their requests. Some had contacted the ombudsman, legal aid or consumer affairs to appeal various


Macquarie Bank Limited · 6 June 2024 English

No person has been authorised by the Issuer, the Covered Bond Guarantor, the Arranger, the Dealers, the Agents, the Bond Trustee, the Trust Manager, the Sellers, the Servicer, the Intercompany …

Authorities means a court, tribunal, authority, ombudsman or other entity whose decisions, findings, orders


Law Council of Australia · 3 June 2024 English

18 Inquiry into the opportunities and impacts of the uptake of artificial intelligence technologies in Australia 2 About the Law Council of Australia The Law Council of Australia represents the …

response (17 January 2024) 11. 26 New South Wales Ombudsman, The new machinery of government: Using machine 29 November 2021). See also New South Wales Ombudsman, A map of automated decision-making in the NSW tor-a-special-report-under-section-31-of-the-ombudsman-act-1974-tabled-in-parliament https://www.ombo tor-a-special-report-under-section-31-of-the-ombudsman-act-1974-tabled-in-parliament 38. Numerous decisions accountability mechanisms, such as the Commonwealth Ombudsman, merits review and freedom of information applications


Yoorrook Justice Commission · 3 June 2024 English

We too acknowledge 40 the Wurundjeri people and all the First Nations of the State of Victoria who are looking to work with this Commission to aid their dealings with …

that review. And while we wait, the Victorian Ombudsman has uncovered reoccurring issues of inadequate held by both custodial and healthcare staff. The Ombudsman concluded that the Department of Justice and Community to that report? 40 AUNTY JILL GALLAGHER: The Ombudsman report or the cultural review report? MS MCLEOD


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

Parliamentarians • Anti-corruption Commission • Ombudsman • National Commission for Persons with Disability Social Welfare • Anti-corruption Commission • Ombudsman • NCPD • The general public • Women • Children


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 3 June 2024 English

To protect the EU's financial interests and detect fraud, corruption and conflicts of interest, it is necessary to know who benefits from EU funds. However, publicly available data are currently …

The discharge decision backs the Ombudsman's call and recommendations for further transparency around the recovery instrument


New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council · 3 June 2024 English

For more information regarding public interest disclosures (PID’s), including the protections and support available to staff, refer to the NSWALC Public Interest Disclosure Policy (Policy) via the website or contact …

website; • an integrity agency, including: o NSW Ombudsman (for serious maladministration); o Independent


EU: European Union · 31 May 2024 English

voor mensen, dieren of het milieu. De Europese Ombudsman concludeerde echter dat de Commissie veel te soepel


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