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The Catalan Ombudsman and the Catalan Society of Pediatrics agree that it is necessary to improve public policies to combat child malnutrition

@Jordi Soteras
In the course of a meeting to assess the report of the Catalan Ombudsman on children's malnutrition, reported in August to the Catalan Parliament, both sides have agreed to conclude that currently in Catalonia there is a problem of malnutrition related to food deprivation suffered by families for socio-economic reasons, a situation that has been aggravated by the economic crisis.
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The Catalan Ombudman sees inappropriate hospital drug co-payment for the chronically ill

@Banc d'Imatges
The Catalan Ombudsman considers that the measure will not be a deterrent with regard to the acquisition of drugs of the chronically ill. He also warns that such measure threatens the access to medication for patients who belong to groups with serious economic difficulties. Rafael Ribó has transferred to the Spanish Ombudsman a series of considerations about the new co-payment so that the Spanish Ombudsman can act in front of the Spanish Government.
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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the operators accept the Ombudsman's proposal to unify social rates

Both the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (ATM) and the transportation operators have coincided with the Catalan Ombudsman in the need to homogenize the criteria for accessing to various social titles. Thus, they are committed to finding a solution on this issue. In addition, the Ministry of Territory and Sustainability has reported to the Catalan Ombudsman that with the introduction of the T-Mobility system new ways of control against fraud will be applied.
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Catalan Ombudsman meets the Working group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (WGEID)

The purpose of the meeting, requested by this body of the United Nations, was exchanging experiences and knowledge of common interest. Therefore, they approached issues such as missing people during the Spanish Civil War and Franco's dictatorship, families access to the recovery of their remains and the situation of stolen babies. The Working Group was also interested in the right of access to public information and the work of the Ombudsman as Catalan Authority for the Prevention of Torture.
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Meeting of the Advisory Council of the Catalan Authority for the Prevention of Torture

The Council is a body created to strengthen the ties of civil society with the work of the Catalan Ombudsman regarding the prevention of torture. It is composed of a multidisciplinary group of professionals from the fields of law, health and human rights. Its members are nominated and elected by Parliament for the same term as the Ombudsman.
Catalan Authority for the Prevention of Torture Report 2012

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