TWINNING CONTRACT “TR 11 İB JH 02”:  Support to Establishment of Ombudsman Institution in Turkey

 

Implementation period: 1 April 2014- 1 April 2016

The Contract is implemented with the partnership of the Spanish and the French Ombudsman institutions.

 

Project purpose: Support to the establishment of the Ombudsman institution in Turkey at its inception phase of operations to develop into a prominent body in line with the European standards and the Paris Principle.

 

Expected results:

- The organizational structure of the Ombudsman is improved in accordance with the best European practices and the human resources capacity of the institution are strengthened.

-The assessment of the existing legislation underlines the Ombudsman in light of the acquis and European Union best practices.

 

Activities:

In order to achieve the above mentioned results, during the implementation period of the contract the following activities will take place:

-Kick off meeting of the Contract

-Needs analysis and drafting internal procedures and operational manuals.

- Strategic Management Plan for the Ombudsman Office and introduction of a public relation unit

- Training of Trainers

- Training of the relevant personnel of the Ombudsman

- Placement of experts in the Spanish and French Ombudsman Offices

- Study visits

- Workshops on the existing legislation.