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a government appointee who investigates complaints by private persons against the government

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They were addressing awareness seminar regarding Protection of Women Act against harassment at workplace arranged by institution of Ombudswoman Punjab and WISE Organization Punjab at Punjab Institute of Language, Art and Culture (PILAC) Qaddafi Stadium, on Thursday.
On proving allegation of harassment against director of the department, the Ombudswoman announced punishment of stoppage of two years annual increments of the director.
She said that if there is any violation, a complaint can be lodged under section 11 of act 2010 to Ombudswoman.
Mwisa Chisunka, New York State Business Ombudswoman and Director of Business Tax Services and Education, was recognized by the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce at an awards event in New York City.
The Ombudswoman said that the participation of women in politics should not be merely a woman's issue and urged women to vote for women in the elections.
The bulky evidence was sent to the Ombudswoman, who is investigating.
Plea for the Disappeared FORMER Police Ombudswoman Nuala O'Loan helped launch a book on the Disappeared yesterday as a fresh appeal for information on their graves was made.
The Ukrainian parliament's human rights ombudswoman Valeria Lutkovskaya had earlier unexpectedly appealed on Yanukovych to pardon Lutsenko.
Zeynalli also called on the Ombudswoman to visit him and to assist in providing him with adequate
If one takes into consideration that Parliament Vice President Suzana Saliu might become the Ombudswoman, then the changes in BDI are inevitable.
She was later appointed as the Ombudswoman of Namibia in 1996 and held the position until 2003.
With our cover story we celebrate the achievements of Bience Gawanas, who is leaving her position as Ombudswoman to join the African Union as Commissioner for Social Affairs.
We're worried that it will be a move back to more traditional roles and back to the kitchen for women," said Ms Kristin Mile, Norway's deputy equality ombudswoman.
The auditor-general has reported Ombudswoman Maria Stylianou Lottides to the attorney-general after she refused to provide data as part of an audit, claiming Odysseas Michaelides did not have the authority in the case in question, the Cyprus Mail learned on Tuesday.
On proving allegation of harassment against director of the department, Ombudswoman announced punishment of stoppage of two years annual increment of the director.