Memorandum of Cooperation signed by the offices of the Ombudsman and the NGO Legis Skopje

The Ombudsman, Mr. Idzet Memeti and the president of NGO LEGIS, Jasmin Redjepi, signed the Memorandum of Cooperation which is to improve the National Preventive Mechanism, which can provide more effective protection of individual rights guaranteed by the Constitution and the national legislation and is to motivate the development of state institution practices which are completely compatible with the applicable international law standards and are subject to rule of law.
NGO LEGIS and the Ombudsman office had a very good cooperation in the last 2 year, regarding the refugee issue, and their rights.
Now with the agreed and signed cooperation, the offices of the Ombudsman and LEGIS will cooperate, especially through the organization of joint activities, organization of joint monitoring visits of the institution which are under mandated of the National Preventive Mechanism, exchanging of expert opinions, field reports from the monitoring, organization of trainings in order to strengthen the capacities and practices of, the relevant institutions in the country.