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International conference:
THE OMBUDSMAN – POWER THROUGH ETHICS AND RESPECT
INDEPENDENCE FROM AND INTERACTION WITH THE LEGISLATURE, THE EXECUTIVE AND THE JUDICIARY

Thursday, July 27, 2006, Sofia, Hotel Anel

Program

13.30 Mr. Ginyo Ganev, Ombudsman of the Republic of Bulgaria – Opening and Introduction

13.45 Prof. Dr. Alex Brenninkmeijer – National Ombudsman of the Netherlands – Presentation

14.00 Dr. Boris Velchev, Prosecutor General of the Republic of Bulgaria – The Prosecution Office and the Ombudsman for the Protection of the Rule of Law and Human Rights

Part I. THE OMBUDSMAN AND THE EXECUTIVE – COOPERATION NOT COLLUSION

14.15 Mr. Nikolay Vassilev, Minister of State Administration and Administrative Reform – Transparency against Maladministration. Interaction with the Ombudsman

14.30 Mr. Nikolay Georgiev, Director of General Directorate “Inspectorate” of the Council of Ministers – Initiatives and Results in Countering Corruption. The Role of the Ombudsman

14.45 Discussion

15.00 Coffee/tea break

Part II. ADVOCATE FOR SPEEDY, ACCESSIBLE AND FAIR JUSTICE

15.30 Mr. Frank Orton, Former Human Rights Ombudsman of Bosnia and Herzegovina – The Ombudsman and the Judiciary

15.45 Mr. Dimitar Gochev, Deputy Chair of the Union of Bulgarian Jurists – The Ombudsman – Non-intervention in Judicial Proceedings vs. Counteraction of Maladministration within the Judiciary

Part III. DIALOGUE BETWEEN THE OMBUDSMAN AND THE PARLIAMENT IN PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF THE CITIZENS

16.15 Ms. Ekaterina Mihailova, Member of Parliament, Democrats for Strong Bulgaria – The National Ombudsman – Independence and Influence in the Parliamentary System of Democracy

16.30 Ms. Filiz Hyusmenova, Member of Parliament, Movement for Rights and Freedoms – The Ombudsman – Civic Participation in the Legislative Procedure and in the Parliamentary Control

18.15 Closing

18:30 Cocktail
 
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