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Nemzeti és Etnikai Kisebbségi Jogok Országgyűlési Biztosa

Alternate Title Parliamentary Commissioner for the Rights of National and Ethnic Minorities; lši Biztosa
Creator Hungary. Nemzeti és Etnikai Kisebbségi Jogok Országgyűlési Biztosa
Organization Type National human rights institutions
Organization Based In Hungary
Geographic Focus Hungary
Subjects Minorities; National human rights institutions; Human rights (General)
Summary The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Rights of National and Ethnic Minorities is elected by the Parliament based on the Minorities Act and is exclusively accountable to the Parliament. The task of the Minorities Commissioner is to investigate or to have investigated any violations which cme to his attention concerning national and ethnic rights, and to initiate general or individual measure in order to remedy these.
Languages Hungarian; English