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Ombudsmen Globally

Mr. Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman and Information Commissioner of Ireland and former President of the IOI, has been awarded IOI Honorary Life Membership. At its mid-term meeting on 15 November 2021, the IOI Board of Directors expressed its gratitude for Mr. Tyndall by acclamation for his long-term and very successful work as President of the IOI.
On 7 November 2021, the Royal Proclamation announced the appointment of Mr. Songsak Saicheua as the Ombudsman of Thailand in replacement of Mr. Boon Tapanadul who vacated his seat.  Mr. Songsak Saicheua will serve a seven-year term from the date of appointment according to section 17 of the Organic Act on Ombudsmen B.E. 2560 (2017) .
Representantes de las Asambleas Provinciales de Maputo y Cabo Delgado (Mozambique) conocen a las funciones del Defensor del Pueblo andaluz durante un encuentro en el ámbito de la Cooperación Bilateral con Mozambique. El adjunto al Defensor ha explicado la función de este comisionado parlamentario como institución defensora de los derechos y libertades de la ciudadanía.