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The Ombudsman exercises oversight to ensure that public authorities and officials observe the law and fulfil their du­ties. The scope of oversight includes also other parties performing public functions.

The aim is to ensure good administration and the observance of constitutional and human rights.

The present Parliamentary Ombudsman is Mr. Petri Jääskeläinen. The Deputy-Ombudsman are Mr. Jussi Pajuoja and Ms. Maija Sakslin.

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Press release

Deputy-Ombudsman: Faculty of Medicine at Helsinki University favours students with advanced syllabus in Swedish
Changes needed in student admission practices


[09/09/15 17:53 ]
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