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  • הודעה לציבור - Public Announcement - اعلان للجمهور - Информация для общественности

    24/11/2022

    Two-day closure of reception bureaus of the Office of the Ombudsman - from Tuesday, 29.11.2022 to Wednesday, 30.11.2022

     
  • Story of a Complaint: Child reinstated in kindergarten after successful mediation

    24/11/2022

    Following a successful mediation procedure at the Office of the Ombudsman, a settlement was reached between the complainant, the kindergarten and the ...

     
  • Story of a Complaint: Eligibility for Prisoner of Zion Benefit

    10/11/2022

    Following the intervention of the Office of the Ombudsman, a 74-year-old Prisoner of Zion began to receive a Prisoner of Zion benefit

     
  • ​Story of a Complaint: Renovation of Public Housing Apartment

    3/11/2022

    Following the intervention of the Office of the Ombudsman, the Amidar Israel National Housing Company carried out necessary renovations and repairs in ...

     
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  • Story of a Complaint : A discount in municipal tax was granted to a small business whose income had dropped due to Covid-19

    19/10/2022

    The Office of the Ombudsman found the complaint justified - and the El'ad Municipality granted a discount in municipal tax to a small business whose ...

     
  • Story of a Complaint: Addition of Bus Stop Close to Sheltered Care Facility in Rechasim

    20/9/2022

    Following the Office of the Ombudsman's investigation, the National Public Transport Authority was instructed to add a bus stop close to a sheltered care ...

     
  • Story of a Complaint: Restoration of sick days to a teacher injured in a work accident

    15/9/2022

    The Ministry of Education was tardy in reporting the work accident of a teacher - and will restore to her the sick days that she had been forced to take

     
  • Story of a Complaint: Permission to employ additional foreign worker for sick child

    5/9/2022

    Following the investigation of a complaint by the Office of the Ombudsman, the Population and Immigration Authority approved the employment of an ...

     
  • State Comptroller Engelman toured the first ulpan in Israel and welcomed the immigrants at Ben Gurion Airport (August 10th, 2022)

    11/8/2022

    State Comptroller Matanyahu Engelman: For 2000 years of exile, every Jew in the world expressed his longing for Israel and they all had the same prayer – ...

     
  • The State Comptroller's visit to the Enforcement Authority Bureau in Haifa (August 9th, 2022)

    9/8/2022

    The State Comptroller and Ombudsman Matanyahu Engelman met with the Enforcement Authority Registrar in Haifa and with the Director General of the ...

     
  • The State Comptroller and Ombudsman participated from afar in an international hybrid conference on mediation and conflict solution (July 7, 2022)

    7/7/2022

    The ethnic, religious, and cultural diversity of Israeli society poses many challenges: language barriers, differences in customs, and cultural gaps ...

     
  • State Comptroller and Ombudsman Matanyahu Englman participated this week in a conference of the International Ombudsman Institute – Europe Region (IOI Europe)

    31/5/2022

    Comptroller Englman at the International Ombudsman Institute conference: This is how the Office of the Ombudsman makes it easier for complainants to ...

     
  • One day closure of the Office of the Ombudsman's reception bureaus on 23.5.22

    19/5/2022

    Due to office activity, there will be no reception of the public at the regional bureaus of the Office of the Ombudsman on Monday, 23.5.22

     
  • Pesach (Passover) Holiday Notice

    6/4/2022

    The regional offices of the Office of the State Comptroller and Ombudsman will be closed for the festival of Pesach (Passover) from Friday 15.4.22 to ...

     
  • הודעה לציבור - Public Announcement - اعلان للجمهور - Информация для общественности

    27/2/2022

    We are happy to inform you that from Sunday (27.2.22), all the bureaus of the Office of the State Comptroller and Ombudsman will again be open to the ...

     
  • Temporary closure of reception bureaus

    13/1/2022

    Due to the spread of Covid-19, there will be no reception of the public at any of the bureaus of the Office of the State Comptroller and Ombudsman, from ...

     
  • Online international conference (1.12.2021) - Advancement of the Rights of Older People in an Age of Longevity

    14/11/2021

    The Ombudsman Office of Israel will host an online international conference on the subject of older people

     
  • State Comptroller and Ombudsman Attends the International Ombudsman's Conference in the UK

    11/11/2021

    State Comptroller and Ombudsman, Matanyahu Englman, Attended this week at the International Ombudsman's Conference in the UK

     
  • Lecture of the State Comptroller and Ombudsman on 4.12.21, at the online conference of the Association of Mediterranean Ombudsmen (AOM)

    28/10/2021

    Lecture of the State Comptroller and Ombudsman on the topic "The Mediterranean energy sources: sustainability and fair use, meeting our needs", at the ...