Its Aim

web-2-2-w1000The Institute will also carry out research on Ombudsman theory and practice and the principles of good governance.

It will provide candidates with high level facilities for advanced training, study and research in public administrative law with special emphasis on Ombudsman legislation and its relevance for the safeguarding of fundamental human rights and the protection of citizens against maladministration, improper discrimination, injustice and abuse of power by public authorities. The ultimate objective is to create throughout the years, a growing number of fully qualified legal experts in this specialised area of Ombudsman Law and public administration which is today considered to be vital for the protection of the individual when the State fails to observe the basic norms of good administrative behaviour.