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of the Association of Mediterranean Ombudsmen

The AOM mission is the promotion and the defense of the fundamental rights in the countries of the Mediterranean basin. It allows to standardize the experiences and the initiatives of the various Ombudsman institutions for a collective enrichment, to strength the relations between the members, and the ties of cooperation.

The common goal is to disseminate the principles of democracy and good governance, to raise citizens’ awareness of their rights and obligations. The members commits to make visible their engagements relating to the defense of these rights and thus contribute to the construction of a fair and equal society.



Abdesattar Ben Moussa nominated as the Ombudsman of Tunisia

The President of the Republic of Tunisia, Béji Caïd Essebsi, nominated Abdessattar Ben Moussa as the new adminsitrative Mediator. M. Abdessattar Ben Moussa succeeds Mrs. Fatma Ezzahra Ben Mahmoud at the AOM Executive Committee.

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Fourth International Symposium of Ombudsmen

The Chief Ombudsman of Turkey organised the Fourth International Symposium, on March 02-03 in Ankara, on the main theme “Migrations and Refugees”.

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malteNinth meeting of the Association of the Mediterranean Ombudsmen, 9-10 March 2016 – Malta
“The Ombudsman – a key player of  Good Governance”


Malta Declaration