Tag Archives: Ombudsman

4.6.2014, B92 – “”Rights of some people are seriously violated”

There are citizens of Serbia whose civil rights are seriously violated in especially incorrect manner, but despite the Ombudsman’s warning on those apparitions, nothing changes to fix that, Ombudsman Sasa Jankovic claims in his annual report. Assembly of Serbia’s session on which deputies consider reports of independent institutions for previous year started today a little bit before 10h. While submitting ... Read More »

30.5.2014, B92 – Unsatisfactory respect of rights

Ombudsman Sasa Jankovic submitted on the session of Board for human and minorities’ rights and gender equality report about work of its service for previous year. 23.000 citizens addressed Ombudsman last year and 4705 accusatory cases were accepted due to violations of 66 kinds of human rights, which is 18 percent more than in 2012. The most vulnerable groups of ... Read More »

29.5.2014, Ombudsman – Citizens of Roma nationality relocated to unconditional accommodation

After they had been relocated from their flooded homes in informal settlements in May 2014, group of citizens of Roma nationality – 31 of them out of whom 12 children – didn’t get provided at the same way and in same volume accommodation and other kinds of support and protection as to other citizens. These citizens, including the children, didn’t ... Read More »

22.5.2014, humanrightseurope.org – Podcast: Concerns over ethnic profiling in Sweden

In this podcast, Agneta Broberg, Sweden’s Equality Ombudsperson, outlines the human rights dangers of the police monitoring of thousands of Roma people living in the south of the country. According to Broberg, police began compiling Roma lists in 2011. This ““racial profiling” eventually contained thousands of names, including children and the deceased. Broberg, a keynote speaker at yesterday’s European Roma and Travellers ... Read More »

13.1.2014. – romea.cz: Nominees for Czech ombud include Fischerová, Marvanová and Šabatová

Next month the Czech lower house will vote in a new Public Defender of Rights (or ombud) and there is a big chance that a female nominee will take up the post. The candidates are said to be former dissident Anna Šabatová, who will evidently be nominated by the Czech Senate; Táňa Fischerová, whom the ANO Movement intends to negotiate ... Read More »

25.10.2013, The Irish Times – Od Ombudsmana se očekuje da pokrene istragu o romskim slučajevima

Grupa travellera izražava bojazan zbog ‘rasističkog profilisanja’ i zloupotrebe državne moći. Očekuje se od Ombudsmana za decu da pokrene nezavisnu istragu o tome kako se država ponela u dva slučaja u kojima su romska deca oduzeta od njihovih porodica. Izvor (engleski jezik): http://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/ombudsman-expected-to-launch-inquiry-into-roma-cases-1.1572608 Read More »

27.10.2013, IrishCentral – Irskom ombudsmanu data posebna ovlašćenja da istraži oduzimanje dvoje romske dece

Irski dečiji ombudsman je započeo istragu o oduzimanju dva romska deteta koja su bila oduzeta njihovim roditelja od strane irske policije i čije je starateljstvo preuzeo izvršitelj Zdravstvene službe. DNK testiranja su dokalaza da su respektivni parovi bili roditelji dece, izveštava Guardian. Izvor (engleski jezik): http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Irish-ombudsman-given-special-powers-to-investigate-seizure-of-two-Roma-children-229447541.html Read More »

10.12.2013, Politika – Ombudsman zabrinut zbog ljudskih prava u Srbiji

Zaštitnik građana i Ujedinjene nacije u Srbiji saopštili su, povodom Međunarodnog dana ljudskih prava, da se situacija u toj oblasti u Srbiji neprekidno poboljšava, ali da još nije zadovoljavajuća, jer su ranjive grupe isključene, a sve veći protok ilegalnih migranata i položaj azilanata u Srbiji predstavlja ozbiljnu bojazan. Zaštitnik građana Saša Janković predao je predsedniku parlamenta Nebojši Stefanoviću izveštaj koji ... Read More »