Kyrgyz Ombudsman Bakytbek Amanbaev met today with Matthew Schaaf, program officer at Freedom House.
During a meeting at the Institute of Ombudsman the issues of cooperation have been discussed. The Kyrgyz Ombudsman informed the guest about the achievements and challenges in the activities of the Institute, the press office of the Ombudsman reports.
Amanbaev spoke about the main activities of the human rights organization. "The first stage of reforming of the Ombudsman has been completed, structural and functional changes have been made. The 2nd-3rd stages of the reform provides for the certification and training of staff of the institute, technical modernization. We also plan to develop a national strategy on human rights," said Amanbaev.
Shaaf noted that Freedom House is ready to actively cooperate with the Institute of the Ombudsman. "We want to support the Institute of Ombudsman to strengthen its activities, including through training programs," he said.
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