Maia Bănărescu to exercise office of Ombudswoman till appointment of new person
15:44 | 04.02.2021 Category: Political
Chisinau, 4 February /MOLDPRES/ - The ombudswoman for the rights of the child, Maia Banarescu, will take over the position of acting ombudswoman, till the parliament appoints a new person to this office.
The lawmakers today approved a draft decision on the cessation of the mandate of ombudsman, which sees the declaring of this office as vacant. A special parliamentary commission is to be set up, in order to organize the public contest for selecting candidates for the position of Ombudsman.
The mandate of Ombudsman was ceased before term, given the death of Mihai Cotorobai, on 6 January 2021.