Study visit on the rights of migrant minors – Madrid, 18-20 December 2017
On the invitation of Mr. Francisco Fernández Marugán, Spanish Ombudsman, AOM members of the Working Group on the rights of migrant children are invited to Madrid for a study visit which will be held next 18- 20 December.
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Ms. Nino Lomjaria is the new Public Defender of Georgia.
Ms. Nino Lomjaria was elected by the Parliament of Georgia as the sixth Public Defender of Georgia. She started performing her duties on December 8, 2017, after Mr. Ucha Nanuashvili’s five-year term in office expired on December 7.
From 2003 to 2016, Ms. Lomjaria occupied leading positions in the following organizations : International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED), European Network of Election Monitoring Organizations (ENEMO), Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association.
She was the First Deputy Auditor General of Georgia in 2016-2017.
Eighth AOM Training Session – Casablanca, 18-19 October 2017
The eighth training session of the Association of the Mediterranean Ombudsmen, jointly organized by the AOM and the Ombudsman Institution in the Kingdom of Morocco, was successfully held on October 18 and 19, 2017 at the Training and Exchange in mediation Center in Casablanca.
Dispensed to the collaborators of the Association’s member mediators, this session was an opportunity to discuss the theme of « the deontology of security forces and the rights of migrants during their migratory journey: the role of Ombudsmen institutions ».
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