Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Attends Online Panel Discussion Hosted by Mathias Corvinus Collegium

On 21 April 2021, Dr. Ákos Kozma, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights, was the invited speaker of the Public Law Workshop of Mathias Corvinus Collegium Law School.

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Attends Online Meeting with Board of Association of Ombudsmen and Mediators of the Francophonie

On 21 April 2021, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr. Ákos Kozma took part in an online meeting with the leaders of the Association of Ombudsmen and Mediators of the Francophonie (AOMF).

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Submits Annual Report for 2020 to Parliament

In compliance with Section (1) of Act CXI of 2011 on the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights, on 31 March 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights submitted his report to the Parliament on his activities in 2020. Simultaneously, the report has also been published on the website of the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights.

Public Call for Applications for Prospective Civil Consultative Body (CCB) Members

As of 1 January 2015, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights has been performing the tasks of the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) as defined in Article 3 of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (OPCAT), which was promulgated by Act CXLIII of 2011.

Ombudsman Visits Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters

On 19 February 2021, Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters.

Visit to Border Crossing Point at Hegyeshalom

On 19 February 2021, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr. Ákos Kozma paid a visit to the motorway border crossing point between Hegyeshalom (Hungary) and Nickelsdorf (Austria), where he was received by Chief Police Counsellor, Police Brigadier General dr. Zoltán László Urbán, Chief of the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters, and Police Colonel dr. Zsolt Forrai, Head of Law Enforcement Directorate of the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Visits Tolna County Police Headquarters

On 18 February 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights paid a visit to the Tolna County Police Headquarters in Szekszárd, where he was received by Chief Police Counsellor, Police Brigadier General Csaba Szabó, Chief of County Police.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Pays Visit to Francis II Rákóczi Children’s Home of Somogy County

On 18 February 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights paid a visit to the Francis II Rákóczi Children’s Home of Somogy County in Fonyód-Alsóbélatelep.

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Pays Visit to Szentgotthárd Specialised Nursing Home

On 18 February 2021, Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the Szentgotthárd Specialised Nursing Home.

Visit to Border Crossing Point at Alsószölnök

On 18 February 2021, Ombudsman Dr. Ákos Kozma paid a visit to the border control post between Alsószölnök (Hungary) and Neumarkt (Austria), where he was received by Chief Police Counsellor, Police Colonel Ferenc Szabó, Head of Western Hungary Border Police Directorate of the Rapid Response and Special Police Services, and Police Lieutenant-Colonel Ernő Knob, Head of Public Safety and Border Police Unit of the Law Enforcement Directorate of the Vas County Police Headquarters.

Visits to Border Crossing Points at Tornyosnémeti and Bánréve

On 10 February 2021, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the border crossing points between Tornyosnémeti (Hungary) and Milhosť (Migléc, Slovakia), and between Bánréve (Hungary) and Kráľ (Sajószentkirály, Slovakia), where he was received by Police Counsellor, Police Colonel Dr. Tamás Sándor Mecser, acting Chief of County Police, and Police Colonel Dr. Gábor Toldi-Tóth.

Ombudsman Visits Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Remand Prison

Within the framework of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT) National Preventive Mechanism (NPM), Ombudsman Dr. Ákos Kozma and his staff members made an on-site inspection at the Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Remand Prison on 10 February 2021.