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The Spanish Ombudsman will open an ex officio action requesting urgent measures to address the shortcomings in primary care in the public health service

12-22-2022

The Spanish Ombudsman will open an ex officio action in all autonomous communities, requesting urgent measures to address existing shortcomings in Primary Care, which hinder citizens’ access to this essential health service. The institution is concerned about the situation in primary care due to the lack of doctors in health centres and outpatient clinics and […]


The Spanish Ombudsman, Ángel Gabilondo: “Weakening or disregarding the institutions is a direct affront to the citizenry”

12-20-2022

The Spanish Ombudsman, Ángel Gabilondo, and the President of the Congress of Deputies, Meritxell Batet, commemorated this Tuesday the 40th anniversary of the institution of the Ombudsman in a ceremony held in the Congress of Deputies. The Ombudsman pointed out during his speech that “competent and fair institutions are the best guarantee of democratic coexistence, […]


Ángel Gabilondo, Ombudsman, attends the annual awards ceremony of the observatory against domestic and gender violence

11-29-2022

The Ombudsman, Ángel Gabilondo, attended this Tuesday, at the headquarters of the General Council of the Judiciary (CGPJ), the presentation of the 17th Award of the Observatory Against Domestic and Gender Violence 2022. In this edition, the work carried out by the Association of Women Judges of Spain (AMJE), by the Provincial Commissions for Coordination […]


Ángel Gabilondo, Ombudsman, attends the presentation of the book Unicef: 75 years defending the rights of children

11-21-2022

The Ombudsman, Ángel Gabilondo, attended the event ‘Childhood and Future. Voices and views in times of crisis’, organized by UNICEF Spain on the occasion of World Children’s Day, which is celebrated every 20th November. During the event, which was opened by the President of UNICEF Spain, Gustavo Suárez Pertierra, and closed by the President of […]


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