Today the Kosovo Ombudsperson Hilmi Jashari hosted at his office in Pristina a courtesy visit of the Ombudsperson of the Kosovo Specialist Chambers, Judge Pietro Spera.

Ombudsperson Spera explained his mandate and how he exercises his function independently to monitor and protect the fundamental human rights of persons who interact with the Kosovo Specialist Chambers and Specialist Prosecutor’s Office. He informed Mr. Jashari that the KSC Ombudpersons’ Office is now fully operational.  He also informed him about how people can send confidential complaints to his office.

Mr. Jashari spoke about the overall situation in Kosovo regarding the protection of human rights and respect for the rule of law.  He outlined his mandate and function as the Kosovo Ombudsperson. In addition he gave Judge Spera an overview of the nature of the complaints submitted to his office.

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