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The African Ombudsman Research Centre in cooperation with the African Ombudsman and Mediators Association, the University of KwaZulu-Natal and the IOI organizes a webinar on the topic of "Strengthening the mandate of the Ombudsman". The event will take place on Tuesday, 21 September 2021 (10AM SA) GMT+2.
The Parliamentary and Health Services Ombudsman (PHSO) UK in partnership with the International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) cordially invite you to attend, either in person or remotely, The Manchester Memorandum working seminar on the development of national Ombudsman institutions in Manchester, UK on 9-10 November 2021.
During COVID-19, NHRIs have played a vital role to support national health responses, as well as defend those most at risk of human rights violations. In the face of hard lockdowns and other restrictions, they have been strong advocates for the rule of law.