Annual Report 2018

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Publication Date 2019
ISBN 978-92-9483-005-0
ISSN 1680-3922
EC QK-AA-19-001-EN-N
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Annual Report for 2018 for the office of the European Ombudsman.

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The office saw a strong increase in complaints inside my mandate from citizens, civil society, businesses and media. In a rare occurrence, the Ombudsman's submitted a Special Report to the European Parliament. The year also saw the formal launch of the 'Fast-Track' procedure for access to documents requests. The Ombusman also completed a mapping exercise on how 15 institutions have managed the rules regarding senior staff moving to the private sector. As a follow-up to the #MeToo movement - which highlights harassment and especially against women - the Ombudsman decided to check what anti-harassment policies the EU administration has in place. The analysis was later published.

This Annual Report was approved by the plenary session of the European Parliament on 16 January 2020.

Source Link https://dx.doi.org/10.2869/4054
Alternative sources
  • https://www.ombudsman.europa.eu/en/annual/en/113728
  • https://www.ombudsman.europa.eu/pdf/en/113728
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European Parliament: Press Release, 16/01/2019: EU Ombudsman must continue push for more transparency in Council and Commission https://www.europarl.europa.eu/news/en/press-room/20200110IPR70018/
European Parliament: Legislative Observatory: Procedure File for Initiative on Activities of the European Ombudsman - annual report 2018 https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/ficheprocedure.do?lang=en&reference=2019/2134(INI)

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