European Ombudsman – Press Archive

The European Ombudsman works to promote good administration at EU level.

Debate on EU future should not be an exercise in ‘citizen-washing’, warns Ombudsman

(Source: European Ombudsman)

The Ombudsman has called on the EU, and especially national governments, to take seriously ideas submitted by the public during the ongoing Conference on the Future of Europe or risk alienating citizens.

Speaking today at the conference plenary in Strasbourg to discuss the recommendations made by two citizens’ panels, Ms O’Reilly praised the people involved […]

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European Ombudsman

European Ombudsman

(Source: European Union)


Role: Investigates complaints against EU institutions, bodies, offices & agencies
Ombudsman: Emily O’Reilly
Established in: 1995
Location: Strasbourg (France)
WebsiteEuropean Ombudsman

The European Ombudsman investigates complaints about poor administration by EU institutions or other EU bodies. These may be lodged by citizens or residents of EU countries or by EU-based associations or businesses.

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