Dans un rapport rendu public le 13 juin 2019, le Protecteur du citoyen du Québec fait état de nombreux manquements de la part du ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation (MAPAQ) dans l’application de la Loi facilitant la divulgation d’actes répréhensibles à l’égard des organismes publics. Les manquements portent sur le processus interne de traitement des divulgations.

 

On June 13, 2019, the Québec Ombudsman released a special report on the numerous violations by the Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation (MAPAQ) in applying the Act to facilitate the disclosure of wrongdoings relating to public bodies. It dealt with deficiencies concerning the internal process for handling disclosures.
The Queensland Ombudsman has released a new information resource to help improve community knowledge about the function of the Office. The new product outlines the role of the Office in 14 community languages and provides information about using the BrowseAloud tool on our website.

 

Do you want to improve the performance of your Office, demonstrate value for money or learn from the best practice of others?  If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then Peer Review may be the best tool for you. The  Parliamentary and Health Services Ombudsman (PHSO) is hosting a seminar on Peer Review in conjunction with the IOI in London on 23 September 2019. Save the date!
This policy report calls for a fundamental rethink of the international compliance system: instead of the three main implementation mechanisms being perceived (and, in the case of Treaty Bodies and Special Procedures, perceiving of themselves) as separate, distinct, unconnected and – even – as operating in tension; they should be seen as three complementary parts of a single human rights compliance engine.
Information Commissioners, Ombudspersons and other bodies responsible for protecting and promoting the right of access to information can now apply to become a member of the International Conference of Information Commissioners (ICIC).
Con la finalidad de informar acerca del trabajo institucional que se halla plasmado en el último Informe Anual 2018, el cual se presenta anualmente al poder legislativo nacional, el titular de la Procuración Penitenciaria analizó la situación actual de las cárceles federales. En cumplimiento de la ley 25.875, Francisco Mugnolo, aseguró que se recibió un total de 51.989 demandas de la población reclusa durante el año pasado.

 

The Western Australian Ombudsman has been requested by the Western Australian Government to plan and develop a Reportable Conduct Scheme. The Scheme arises from a five-year national Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

 

Councillors in West Sussex have been asked to revisit an Ombudsman’s decision, after they considered the wrong version of a critical report at a council meeting.
La Comisión Nacional de los Derechos Humanos de México emitió, el 20 de mayo de 2019, la Recomendación General 36/2019 “Sobre la situación de la población jornalera agrícola en México”.