Dr Ákos Kozma Meets with Czech and Slovak Ombudspersons

Ombudsman Dr Akos Kozma conducted preparatory talks with the heads of the partner ombudsman institutions for the meeting of the ombudsmen of the Visegrád Group (V4) countries to be held in Visegrád, Hungary this year, organised by the Office of the Hungarian Commissioner for Fundamental Rights. Such talks included a meeting with Slovak Ombudsperson Mrs Mária Patakyová in Bratislava on 7 September 2021 and with Czech Ombudsman Mr Stanislav Křeček in Brno on 9 September 2021.
2021. October. 11.

Bilateral Meeting with Uzbek Ombudsperson

On 3 September 2021, in Novi Sad, Serbia, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr Ákos Kozma conducted bilateral meetings with the heads of several partner ombudsman institutions, including High Commissioner for Human Rights of Uzbekistan Mrs Eshmatova Feruza Farxodovna and her Secretary General.
2021. September. 13.

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Meets with Kyrgyz Ombudsman

On 3 September 2021, in Novi Sad, Serbia, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr Ákos Kozma conducted bilateral meetings with the heads of several partner ombudsman institutions, including the Kyrgyz Ombudsman Mr Mamytov Tokon and his Secretary General.
2021. September. 13.

Dr Ákos Kozma Meets with Lithuanian Ombudsman

On 3 September 2021, in Novi Sad, Serbia, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr Ákos Kozma conducted bilateral meetings with the heads of several partner ombudsman institutions, including the head of the Lithuanian ombudsman institution Prof. Dr Augustinas Normantas and his Secretary General.
2021. September. 13.

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Participates in Memorial Cross Inauguration

On 13 September 2021, Dr. Ákos Kozma participated in the ceremonial inauguration of a memorial cross, which had been set up at Tatabánya in honour of the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress.
2021. September. 13.

Dr Ákos Kozma Meets with Czech and Slovak Ombudspersons

Ombudsman Dr Akos Kozma conducted preparatory talks with the heads of the partner ombudsman institutions for the meeting of the ombudsmen of the Visegrád Group (V4) countries to be held in Visegrád, Hungary this year, organised by the Office of the Hungarian Commissioner for Fundamental Rights. Such talks included a meeting with Slovak Ombudsperson Mrs Mária Patakyová in Bratislava on 7 September 2021 and with Czech Ombudsman Mr Stanislav Křeček in Brno on 9 September 2021.
2021. September. 11.

Dr Ákos Kozma Gives Talk at 30th Economic Forum in Karpacz, Poland

On 8 September 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights gave a talk at the roundtable discussion entitled “Civil Society – Support or Problem for the Authorities” in the framework of the Economic Forum.
2021. September. 11.

Ombudsman Dr Ákos Kozma Elected Member of EOI Executive Board

The European Ombudsman Institute, i.e. the EOI held its Board meeting and annual General Assembly in Novi Sad, Serbia on 2–3 September 2021. At the meeting, which was held in combination with a conference, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr Ákos Kozma was re-elected to be a Board Member of the organisation. The Hungarian Ombudsman was also elected by the General Assembly to become a member of the Executive Board.
2021. September. 05.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Attends Executive Meeting of National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing

On 31 August 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights attended the special executive meeting of the National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing (OIF) held on the occasion of the handover ceremony of the direction of the institution.
2021. August. 31.

OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities Received by Commissioner for Fundamental Rights of Hungary and Deputy Commissioner for the Rights of National Minorities

Dr. Ákos Kozma, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights and Dr. Elisabeth Sándor-Szalay, Deputy Commissioner for the Rights of National Minorities received Mr. Kairat Abdrakhmanov, OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities in their Office on 27 August 2021.
2021. August. 27.

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Gives Talk at School Year Opening Ceremony of Archdiocese of Eger

On 26 August 2021, Ombudsman Dr. Ákos Kozma gave a talk on the rights of children in public education entitled “…Because Rights and Obligations Are Two Sides of a Coin…” at the Heart of Jesus Church (Jézus Szíve templom) in Mezőkövesd.
2021. August. 26.

Requirement of Equal Treatment Enforced More Efficiently

By his measures, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights established the conditions of exemplary operation and compliant task performance, therefore the Office of the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights, the legal successor taking over the tasks of the Equal Treatment Authority, can guarantee the satisfaction of the requirement of equal treatment more efficiently. In the new organisational context, the situation of public finances significantly improved, and the measures taken in order to reorganise the Equal Treatment Authority were justified, which fact is also supported by the deficiencies uncovered during the audit carried out by the State Audit Office for the period of 2017–2019.
2021. August. 26.