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Children's ombudswoman responds to culture minister's request

Children's Ombudswoman Ivana Milas Klaric said on Thursday that in her opinion the column by Zrinka Vrabec Mojzes, published in the latest issue of the Nacional weekly, could be violating the...

Culture ministers asks ombudswoman to protect rights of his children

Culture Minister Zlatko Hasenbegovic on Wednesday called on the Ombudswoman for Children to protect his underage sons from hate speech in the article by Zrinka Vrabec Mojzes, published in the...

Sabor refuses to adopt report by Children's Ombudswoman

The proposal by the Committee for Family, Youth and Sport, which is chaired by Ivan Vrdoljak of the opposition HNS party, that the report be adopted was supported by only 56 MPs while 64 voted...

Ombudswoman sees non-adoption of report as political pressure

Vidovic believes that the result of the vote in parliament is confirmation that Croatia needs to continue with critical debate and propose systematic changes directed toward better human rights...

Parliament rejects public ombudswoman's report; minority MPs outraged

"It is unheard of that a report by the ombudswoman is not approved of and I demand a recess," the ethnic Italian MP Radin said after the report had been rejected by 63 lawmakers against 43...

Ombudswoman: One in five young people neither goes to school nor works

Unacceptable and discriminatory public rhetoric is still strongly present and minority rights are perceived as a threat to the majority, Vidovic said in the parliament while presenting a report on...

Ombudswoman asks police about incident outside Roma kindergarten

There were no injuries, however, doors, windows and a wall of the house as well as four parked cars in the yard were damaged in the blast that happened at 0120 am on Monday.

Human rights ombudswoman says most complaints in 2015 refer to courts' work

Human rights ombudswoman Lora Vidovic warned in her report for 2015 on Tuesday that citizens had the most complaints about the work of the judiciary, ...

108 life partnerships registered in 2015

Last year, 108 life partnerships were registered in Croatia, with 57 such partnerships having been entered into by men and 51 by women, says a report on the work of the Ombudswoman for Gender...