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

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The government reaction comes after Ombudswoman Maria Stylianou-Lottides called on the state to condemn statements that promote hatred, discrimination and racism, as did those of the Bishop of Morphou.
The second project is aimed at increasing the effectiveness of the Human Rights Ombudswoman's Office and helping it to qualify for accreditation from the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI).
Ombudswoman Maria Patakyova will attend the Rainbow PRIDE for the third time.
Jam Kamal pledged to functionalize Ombudswoman office in the province also announced to establish ombudswoman directorate in Quetta would be helpful in protecting women rights and provide them legal guidelines.
"Neither the ombudswoman norI had problems with Hong Kong Immigrations in the past, until we filed that case," he said.
Malacanang said it has asked the Department of Foreign Affairs to assist the former Ombudswoman. 'We asked the Department of Foreign Affairs, through our Consulate General in Hong Kong, to render full assistance to the former Ombudswoman and her family for their safe and secure return to the Philippines,' said Presidential Spokesman and Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador S.
Maya Manolova, national Ombudswoman: This of course enhances the good reputation of the institution on international and national level.
Kashmala Tariq said that if everyone is no treated with dignity and respect, organisations may face increased absenteeism, deterioration in performance, low motivation, lower productivity, de-motivation, and increased cost of doing business.During the meeting, the ombudswoman and Syed Mazhar Ali agreed upon signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve the work environment in various organisations and hold seminars in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad.
Chief ombudswoman Caroline Wayman said: "It's been another year of big numbers and big changes for everyone.
Lahore -- Provincial Minister for Women Development Hameeda Waheed-ud-Din and Ombudswoman Punjab Farkhanda Waseem Afzal have said that in view of role of women in development of the country, government has taken important legal steps for the protection of women.
LAHORE -- Ombudswoman Punjab Farhanda Waseem Afzal heard in detail a complaint of a lady officer of Agriculture Department Soil Fertility Survey and Soil Testing Institute regarding harassment.
Ombudswoman further told that the code of conduct in English or any other language which employees could easily understand should be displayed prominently.
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance announced that the State's first business ombudswoman has been honored as part of Women's History Month.
During his talk with ombudswoman Fatma Ezzahra Ben Mahmoud, NCA president highlighted the usefulness, for the parliamentary institution, of reports and recommendations published by the ombudsman institution.