Alternative Report of the Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia for the Committee on the Rights of the Child of United Nations on Situation in the Rights of Children in Latvia in the Period from 1 January, 2007 to 30 June, 2012.
Ombudsman’s Office of the Republic of Latvia has received highest "A" status accreditation by the International Coordinating Committee of National Human Rights Institutions Sub-Committee on Accreditation.
Ombudsman's Office of the Republic of Latvia has published translated (in English) Annual report on the year 2014.
Today, on October 16, from 11:00 to 12:00 OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities Astrid Thors will visit The Ombudsman's Office of the Republic of Latvia. Agenda of the meeting between Ombudsman Juris Jansons and the OSCE High Commissioner includes issues of bilingual education in Latvian, progress in the fight against discrimination and other minority issues.
Ombudsman's Office of the Republic of Latvia has published its Annual report on the year 2013 in English.
From May 21st till 22nd representatives of Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe visited Latvia on issues related to national minorities in Latvia. OSCE High Commissioner of National Minorities representatives – senior adviser Jennifer Croft and senior legal adviser Laurentiu Hadirca and Ombudsman of Latvia Mr. Juris Jansons had fruitful meeting.