Speeches and presentations

Speeches and presentations in English by the Ombudsman, the Deputy-Ombudsmen and other officials at the office are compiled here. Click on a heading to read the speech.

Ombudsman Riitta-Leena Paunio
The Ombudsman as Human Rights Defender, (pdf 69 kt)
Speech at IOI:n Conference in Stockholm, 6th June 2009

Deputy Parliamentary Ombudsman Ilkka Rautio
The Ombudsman's work in safeguarding fundamental economic, social and cultural rights in Finland , Guatemala 2002 (pdf 41,4 kb)