OMBUDSMAN MONTH - STRENGTHENING THE MANDATE OF THE OMBUDSMAN
REGISTER IN ADVANCE – SECURE YOU PLACE – VIRTUAL FACILITATED DISCUSSION
Theme: Effective tools to strengthen the mandate of the Ombudsman - Tuesday, 21 September 2021 (10AM SA) GMT+2
This facilitated discussion will focus on practical and effective ways the mandate of the Ombudsman can be strengthened to enhance good governance and accountability in the context of formidable challenges and rapid developments in issues such as human rights, health, communications, conflict and the environment.
The discussion will explore the following:
- Why there is a need to strengthen the mandate of the Ombudsman,
- The most practical and effective tools to empower the Ombudsman to execute their mandate optimally, and
- Venice Principles and the UN Resolution as international standards informing strong, independent offices.
Language: Simultaneous interpretation will be available in English, French, Arabic, and Portuguese.
Register in advance and secure your place by clicking on this link.
Please find the official announcement of the event attached in French and English.
An official invitation, order of proceedings & details of speakers will follow soon.
Source: African Ombudsman Research Centre (AORC)