Tag: ombudsman

Tecnoglass starts training session on human rights

Tecnoglass starts training session on human rights

As part of its sustainability strategy and in line with the principles of the Global Compact, the Tecnoglass Group has started human rights training in collaboration with the Ombuds Office, Regional Atlántico, for its managers and Heads of Areas and Processes to educate them in human rights and their relationship with the company, conflict resolution […]

“The Development Plan must not lead to an increase in the cost of living”

“The Development Plan must not lead to an increase in the cost of living”

BOGOTA | The ombudsman, Carlos Camargo Assis, warned that the National Development Plan (PND) cannot cause an increase in the cost of living for Colombians. Faced with a situation of inflation and economic difficulties such as those experienced by thousands of families in Colombia, it is essential to review the impact of the plan’s measures […]

The Ombudsman will issue a new early warning for Barranquilla

The Ombudsman will issue a new early warning for Barranquilla

What was expected as an early warning from the ombudsman for the city of Barranquilla and the metropolitan area, in terms of crime, became a reality. Related: 19 Years of Nelson’s Crime: The Wound Doesn’t Heal for the Mejías It seems that it was a letter written after the fact. A truth contemplated in a […]

Violence against women is on the rise on the coast

Violence against women is on the rise on the coast

From the observatory of Caribbean human rights affirmative reported that 14 lesbian women, 4 bisexual women and 24 trans women were murdered in Colombia last year, for atotal of 42 LGBT women. On the other hand, at least 21 lesbian, 12 bisexual, and 8 transgender women reported being victims of police brutality. Finally, lesbian women […]

Ombudsman warns mafia cause crime in Barranquilla

Ombudsman warns mafia cause crime in Barranquilla

In a statement issued this Friday morning, the ombudsman spoke about the situation of general violence as a result of the actions of illegal armed groups in Barranquilla and its metropolitan area. The entity assured that they have recently issued 12 official completion letters of the risk in the area, i.e. consolidated events that were […]

Ombudsman ‘concerned’ about increased violence in Barranquilla

Ombudsman ‘concerned’ about increased violence in Barranquilla

After the murders that took place in Barranquilla and the metropolitan area in the past three weeks and that resulted in three public transport drivers being shot dead, the ombudsman showed his “concern”. “We found that the human rights situation in the metropolitan area of ​​the capital Atlántico is deteriorating, which is reflected in the […]

Liberal Initiative sends complaint to Ombudsman, accusing state of “failure of the most vulnerable”

Liberal Initiative sends complaint to Ombudsman, accusing state of “failure of the most vulnerable”

The Liberal Initiative lodged a complaint this Wednesday with the Ombudsman about the allocation of the special education allowance and the disability bonus, criticizing the “social insensitivity” as the state “leaves the most vulnerable”. “There is clearly a reduction in at least two social benefits: one is the special education benefit, and what can be […]

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