The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman
The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman is an autonomous and independent authority. The task of the Ombudsman is to promote equality and to prevent discrimination. The Ombudsman also supervises removal from the country and is the National Rapporteur on Trafficking in Human Beings. The Ombudsman further works towards improving the rights and status of foreign nationals.
The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman has many tasks. The common nominators for the different tasks are monitoring and promoting fundamental and human rights.
The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman is an autonomous and independent authority. Current Ombudsman is Kristina Stenman.
A person with impaired hearing entitled to an interpreting service applied to Kela, the Social Insurance Institution of Finland, for a change in the contents…
Trafficking in human beings is a serious crime targeting individuals and, simultaneously, affecting the entirety of society. Combating human trafficking,…
The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman has conducted a study on the realisation of the principle of non-punishment of victims of human trafficking in Finland. The…