Equality, fairness, human rights culture highlighted

Oct 23, 2016

Manama, Oct. 13 (BNA): Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al Ma'awda said the Ombudsman Office was established in line with Bahrain Economic Vision2030 to achieve equality and fairness for all.


The Ombudsman Office has been a quantum addition in terms of boosting the respecting of human rights principles in harmony with the reforms led by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, he added.


The duties of the Ombudsman are not only restricted to its inherent main jurisdictions of investigating into received complaints but also it contributes to development of government work system within its jurisdictions.


Speaking to Bahrain News Agency (BNA), Al Ma'awda reaffirmed that the Ombudsman Office will continue to implement its strategy to consolidate the culture of human rights, achieve equality and fairness for all, adding that the Office's workflow was proceeding according to the principles of transparency and it is gaining trust.