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The Québec Ombudsman’s Annual Report: recovering together from the setbacks of the pandemic

Thursday December 1, 2022, Québec Ombudsman Marc-André Dowd tabled his 2021-2022 Annual Report in the National Assembly. Emphasizing the ever-present impact of COVID-19 in Québec, he insisted on the pandemic-related challenges to public services since March 2020. As he sees it, the huge task of adapting to the fallout from…

Monthly Virtual Coffee Chat for Members

Mark your calendars for FCO’s monthly get together. Join fellow FCO Members and Directors the third Wednesday of each month for a virtual get together/coffee. An opportunity for Members to stay connected, share ideas and solicit feedback from colleagues on topics of concern. Next Coffee Chat: January 2023 Stay tuned…

Business Analyst and Trainer – Office of the Ombudsperson, Corporate Shared Services (Victoria, BC)

Four Independent Offices of the Legislature (the Offices of the Ombudsperson, Information and Privacy Commissioner, Police Complaint Commissioner and Merit Commissioner) collaborate in the delivery of corporate services under a joint Shared Services arrangement. The specific services provided under the arrangement are finance, information technology, human resources, facilities and administration.…

FCO/Osgoode Certificate – Essentials for Ombuds 2023

The Essentials for Ombuds is a five-day intensive training collaboration between the Forum of Canadian Ombudsman and Osgoode Professional Development. Program Dates: March 27-31, 2023 In-person or Online (Live) The authoritative course for today’s Ombuds and similar investigating and dispute resolution roles. Now in its 11th year, this unique program,…

“Making it Fair”, a podcast brought to you by the Canadian Council of Parliamentary Ombudsman

This podcast is all about fairness in public administration. We’ll dive deep into why fairness matters, and find out how Ombudsman with special expertise in resolving complaints can make things that are wrong, right. We are hoping you might be able to share this on the FCO website or with…

Investigator and Communications Officer – OmbudsPEI

OmbudsPEI is currently seeking to hire an Investigator and Communications Officer in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Apply online only no later than Monday, November 7th, 2022 at 4:30p.m. ADT. Job Description: Investigator and Communications Officer (the “Investigator”) Reports to: Deputy Ombudsperson Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Compensation and Benefits: Level…

Ontario Ombudsman – Career Opportunities

The Office of the Ontario Ombudsman currently has the following career opportunities available: Early Resolutions Officer – Generalist Early Resolutions Officer (Bilingual) – Generalist Investigator (Bilingual) – Children and Youth Unit Deadline to apply: Monday October 31, 2022 at 11:59 pm ABOUT US The Ombudsman is an independent, impartial office…

Director of Investigations – Ontario Ombudsman

DIRECTOR, INVESTIGATIONS The Director, Investigations (Director) is a member of the Ontario Ombudsman’s Executive Management Team and a key contributor providing complaints handling and investigative expertise, leadership, high-level strategic advice and critical management support to the Ombudsman and Deputy Ombudsman in the fulfillment of the Ombudsman’s mandate.Reporting to the Deputy…

Alberta Ombudsman publishes 2021-2022 Annual Report

The Alberta Ombusman is pleased to publish its Annual Report for the period April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022. Alberta-Ombudsman-2021-22-ARDownload…

Nova Scotia Ombudsman Annual Report 2021-2022

Assistant Ombudsman, Christine Brennan, is pleased to present the Nova Scotia Office of the Ombudsman bilingual Annual Report which covers the period of April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022 entitled “…fairness, integrety, good governance”. Ombud NS AR 2021-2022 Eng – FinalDownload…
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