On the 6-7 October a special training regarding functions of the Human Rights Defender in fight against domestic violence was organized with the participation of international and local experts.
In the interest of maintaining legal certainty, Ombudsman for future generations Gyula Bándi requests the Government and the Parliament to take immediate measures to reasonably extend the deadlines for the penalty-free approval of wells drilled without a permit.
La delegación de la Agencia Tributaria en Las Palmas alega que solo las madres pueden beneficiarse de la rebaja fiscal. Uno de los padres ha denunciado ante el Diputado del Común la discriminación a la que se ve sometido. Ya ha ganado en los tribunales la prestación por nacimiento y tiene reclamado el descuento.
Tabling her Investigation into the imprisonment of a woman found unfit to stand trial in the Victorian Parliament today, Ms Glass found the woman’s treatment breached Victoria’s human rights laws and international standards on the rights of people with disabilities. Ms Glass said: “we need to ask ourselves how a humane society can justify such treatment”.
More than 260 NHRI representatives from around the globe met from 10 to 12 October in Marrakech, Morocco, to explore the roles and contributions NHRIs can have in expanding civic space and promoting and protecting human rights defenders, with a particular attention to women human rights defenders.
La Cámara Nacional de Apelaciones en lo Criminal y Correccional revocó un fallo de primera instancia que no hizo lugar a la acción de habeas corpus por el traslado arbitrario de un detenido.
In a report released on October 10, 2018, the Québec Ombudsman looked into Tribunal administratif du Québec (TAQ) recourse for people kept in a health institution against their will. The investigation revealed that overly long wait times for contesting confinement jeopardize access to such recourse. 
The National Commission of Human Rights (CNDH) requests the Secretariats of the Interior (SEGOB), and Finance and Public Credit (SHCP) to implement measures to avoid the disprotection, motivated by the lack of resources, of 727 beneficiaries secured by the Mechanism for the Protection of Rights Defenders Humans and Journalists (MPPDDHP).
The Greek Ombudsman released a special report on return of third country nationals. While improvements in applying means of restraint in the return and readmission to Turkey procedures were noted, other problems remain.


El Síndic de Greuges de Cataluña, Rafael Ribó, en calidad de presidente europeo del Instituto Internacional del Ombudsman (IOI), participó, el 2 de octubre de 2018, en la sesión inaugural de la Conferencia Europea del IOI, en la sede del Senado de Bélgica, en Bruselas.