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Veřejný ochránce práv

Alternate Title Veřejný ochránce práv - Ombudsman; Ombudsman; Public Defender of Rights
Creator Czech Republic. Veřejný ochránce práv
Organization Type National human rights institutions
Organization Based In Czech Republic
Geographic Focus Czech Republic
Subjects National human rights institutions; Civil rights; Human rights (General); Human rights advocacy; Ombudspersons
Summary Main responsibility is to create and facilitate realization of the reform of the Czech judiciary system, to prepare major alterations of Czech legislation and provide the required legislative framework. This includes dealing with complaints involving ministries and other offices, the Czech National Bank, the Council for Radio and Television Broadcasting, the police, public health agencies, etc.
Languages Czech; English