Dialogue with associations: joint committees

Joint committees are discussion groups between stakeholders from civil society and the Defender of Rights and meet twice per year. There are 7 committees:

  • Joint Committee on Health
  • LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual and Intersex) Joint Committee
  • Joint Committee on Gender Equality
  • Joint Committee on Child Protection
  • Joint Committee of Associations Representing the Disabled
  • Joint Committee on Origins
  • Joint Committee on Advancing Age

Dialogue with professionals: liaison committees

Liaison committees are discussion groups which directly link professionals with the Defender of Rights. They also meet twice per year and discuss two sectors:

  • employment agencies,
  • private housing.