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


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 […]

The Ombudsman institution supervises the resources for the care and reception of people arriving on patera boats to the islands


The Second Deputy Ombudsman, Patricia Bárcena, has travelled to Lanzarote, Fuerteventura and Las Palmas, accompanied by technical staff from the institution, to monitor the situation of the facilities and resources of “Plan Canarias”. In 2021, the Ombudsman published a monograph on migration in the Canary Islands which included conclusions and resolutions of the institution after […]

Members of the support unit for victims of sexual abuse within the catholic church will travel to the areas of residence of those who wish to offer their testimony


Members of the Support Unit of the Ombudsman’s Office will travel to the areas of residence of individuals who wish to offer their testimony regarding sexual abuse within the Catholic Church. In November, the unit will travel to Barcelona (3-9 November), Seville (17-18 November) and Vigo (28-29-30 November), after previously visiting Pamplona, Zaragoza and Toledo. […]

Ángel Gabilondo highlights the work of the third sector in the fight against poverty, exclusion and discrimination


This Monday, the Ombudsman, Ángel Gabilondo, took part in an event to mark the 10th anniversary of the Third Sector Platform (PTS), which was held at the CaixaForum in Madrid with the slogan ’10 years guaranteeing your rights’. Ángel Gabilondo gave a speech centred around rights, inclusive democracy and social justice. The Ombudsman highlighted the […]

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