ENOC Members

By 2018 it had grown to include 42 institutions in 34 countries within the Council of Europe, 23 of which EU countries. Membership is limited to institutions in the 47 member states of the Council of Europe.


Albania

Avocati i Popullit-Ombudsman of Albania


Armenia

Office of the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia


  • Human Rights Defender: Mr. Arman Tatoyan
  • Address: Pushkin st. 56A, Yerevan 375002, Armenia
  • Phone: + 37410 53 02 62
  • Fax: + 37410 53 88 42
  • Email: ombuds@ombuds.am
  • Website:www.ombuds.am
  • Status: Full member

Azerbaijan

Office of Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic of Azerbaijan


  • Commissioner for Human Rights: Ms. Elmira Suleymanova
  • Address: 40, U.Hajibayov str. Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Phone: +994 12 498 23 65
  • Fax: +994 12 498 23 65
  • Email: ombudsman@ombudsman.gov.az
  • Website:www.ombudsman.gov.az
  • Status: Associate member

Belgium

Children's Rights Commissioner ( Flemish )


Délégué général aux droits de l’enfant de la communauté française de Belgique


  • Ombudsman: Mr. Bernard De Vos
  • Address: Rue de Birmingham 66, 1080 Brussels, Belgium
  • Phone: + 32 2 223 36 99
  • Fax: + 32 2 223 3646
  • Email: dgde@cfwb.be
  • Website:http://www.dgde.cfwb.be/
  • Status: Full member

Bosnia & Herzegovina

The Human Rights Ombudsman of Bosnia and Herzegovina/ Specialized Department on Children's Rights


  • Ombudsmen: Mrs. Jasminka Dzumhur ; Mrs. Nives Jukic ; Dr. Ljubinko Mitrović
  • Address: Ravnogorska 18, 78 000 Banja Luka
  • Phone: +387 51 303 992
  • Fax: +387 51 303 992
  • Email: ombudsmen@ombudsmen.gov.ba
  • Website:www.ombudsmen.gov.ba
  • Status: Full member

Ombudsman for Children of Republika Srpska


  • Ombudsman: Mrs. Dragica Radovic
  • Address: Bana Milosavljevica 8, 78000 Banja Luka, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Phone: +38751222420/+38751221990
  • Fax: +38751213332
  • Email: info@djeca.rs.ba
  • Website:www.djeca.rs.ba
  • Status: Full member

Bulgaria

The Ombudsman of Republic of Bulgaria


  • Ombudsman: Ms. Maya Manolova
  • Address: 22 George Washington str., 1202, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Phone: + 359 2 810 6910
  • Fax: + 359 2 810 6961
  • Email: int@ombudsman.bg
  • Website:www.ombudsman.bg
  • Status: Associate member

Croatia

Ombudsman for Children


  • Ombudsman: Ms. Helenca Pirnat Dragičević
  • Address: Teslina 10, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
  • Phone: + 385 1 4929 669, + 385 1 4921 278
  • Fax: + 385 1 4921 277
  • Email: info@dijete.hr
  • Website:www.dijete.hr
  • Status: Full member

Cyprus

Commissioner for the Protection of Children’s Rights


  • Commissioner: Ms. Despo Michaelidou
  • Address: Corner of Apelli and Pavlou Nirvana Strs, 1496 Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Phone: +357 22873200
  • Fax: +357 22 872 365
  • Email: childcom@ccr.gov.cy
  • Website:www.childcom.org.cy
  • Status: Full member

Denmark

Danish Council for Children’s Rights


  • Chairperson: Mrs. Mette With Hagensen
  • Address: Hovedgaden 12, 1., 7190 Billund, Denmark
  • Phone: + 45 33 78 3300
  • Fax: +45 33 78 3301
  • Email: brd@brd.dk
  • Website:www.boerneraadet.dk
  • Status: Full member

Estonia

The Office of the Chancellor of Justice/Children and Young People's Rights Department


Finland

Ombudsman for Children in Finland


France

Le Défenseur des Droits


Georgia

Office of the Public Defender of Georgia


  • Head of the Child and Woman's Rights Center: Ms. Maia Gedevanishvili
  • Address: 6 Nino Ramishvili str. Tbilisi 01079, Georgia
  • Phone: +99532 922479
  • Fax: +955 32 922470
  • Email: info@ombudsman.ge
  • Website:www.ombudsman.ge
  • Status: Full member

Greece

Greek Ombudsman


  • Deputy Ombudsman on Children's Rights: Ms. Theoni Koufonikolakou
  • Address: 17, Halkokondyli str 104 32 Athens, Greece
  • Phone: +30 210 7289 703, +30 213 1306 605
  • Fax: +30 210 7292129
  • Email: cr@synigoros.gr
  • Website:www.synigoros.gr,www.0-18.gr
  • Status: Full member

Hungary

Office of the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights


  • Commissioner for Fundamental Rights: Dr. Ákos Kozma
  • Address: 1387 Budapest, PO Box: 40, H-1051 Budapest, Nádor Street 22
  • Phone: +36 1 475 7100
  • Fax: +36 1 269 3544
  • Email 1: panasz@ajbh.hu
  • Email 2: hungarian.ombudsman@ajbh.hu
  • Website:www.ajbh.hu
  • Status: Associate member

Iceland

The Ombudsman for Children


  • Ombudsman: Ms. Salvör Nordal
  • Address: 103 Reykjavík, Iceland Kringlunni 1, 5. hæð
  • Phone: +354 552 8999
  • Fax: +354 552 8966
  • Email: ub@barn.is
  • Website:www.barn.is
  • Status: Full member

Italy

Independent Authority for Children and Adolescents


Ireland

Ombudsman for Children


  • Ombudsman: Dr. Niall Muldoon
  • Address: Millennium House 52-56 Great Strand Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Phone: + 353 1 8656 800
  • Fax: + 353 1 8747 333
  • Email: oco@oco.ie
  • Website:www.oco.ie
  • Status: Full member

Latvia

Office of the Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia


Lithuania

Office of the Ombudsperson for Children's Rights


  • Ombudsperson: Ms. Edita Ziobiene
  • Address: Plačioji g. 10, LT-01308 Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Phone: +370 5 2107 077, +370 5 210 7176
  • Fax: +370 5 2657 960
  • Email: vtaki@vtaki.lt
  • Website: http://vaikams.lrs.lt
  • Status: Full member

Luxembourg

Ombuds-Committee for the Rights of the Child


  • Chairperson: Mr. René Schlechter
  • Address: 2, Rue du Fort Wallis L-2714, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Phone: +352 26 12 31 24
  • Fax: +352 26 12 31 25
  • Email: contact@ork.lu
  • Website:www.ork.lu
  • Status: Full member

Malta

Commissioner for Children's Office


  • Commissioner: Mrs. Pauline Miceli
  • Address: 16/18 Tower Promenade, St Lucia, Malta SLC 1019
  • Phone: +356 2590 3105 / +356 2590 3102
  • Fax: +356 259 03101
  • Email: cfc@gov.mt
  • Website:www.tfal.org.mt
  • Status: Full member

Moldova

The People's Advocate (Ombudsman)


  • People's Advocate for the Rights of the Child: Ms. Maia BĂNĂRESCU
  • Address: 16, Sfatul Tarii str., MD-2012, Chisinau
  • Phone: +373 22 23 48 02
  • Email: cpdom@mdl.net
  • Website:www.ombudsman.md
  • Status: Full member

Montenegro

Protector of Human Rights and Freedoms of Montenegro


  • Deputy Ombudsman: Ms. Snežana Mijušković
  • Address: Bulevar Svetog Petra Cetinjskog 1A/2, 81 000 Podgorica, Montenegro
  • Phone: +38220241642
  • Fax: +38220241642
  • Email: ombudsmandjeca@t-com.me
  • Website:www.ombudsman.co.me
  • Status: Full member

Norway

Ombudsman for Children (Barneombudet)


  • Ombudsman: Mrs. Inga Bejer Engh
  • Address: Hammersborg Torg Box 8889 Youngstorget, N-0028 Oslo, Norway
  • Phone: +47 22 99 39 50
  • Fax: +47 22 99 39 70
  • Email: post@barneombudet.no
  • Website:www.barneombudet.no
  • Status: Full member

Poland

The Ombudsman for Children


  • Ombudsman: Mr. Mikołaj Pawlak
  • Address: Biuro Rzecznika Praw Dziecka Ul. Przemyslowa 30/32 00-450 Warszawa, Poland
  • Phone: +48 22 696 55 45
  • Fax: +48 22 629 60 79
  • Email: rpd@brpd.gov.pl
  • Website:www.brpd.gov.pl
  • Status: Full member

Serbia

Protector of Citizens of Serbia


  • Deputy Ombudsman for Children's Rights: vacant
  • Address: Deligradska 16, Belgrade, 11000, Serbia
  • Phone: +381 11 2142 281
  • Fax: +381 311 28 74
  • Email: zastitnik@zastitnik.rs
  • Website:www.ombudsman.rs
  • Status: Full member

Slovakia

Commissioner for Children, Slovakia


Office of the Public Defender of Rights


  • Public Defender of Rights: Ms. Mária Patakyová
  • Address: Nevädzová 5 P.O.Box 1 820 04 Bratislava 24, Slovak Republic
  • Phone: +421 2 48287 401
  • Fax: +421 2 48287 203
  • Email: office@vop.gov.sk
  • Website:www.vop.gov.sk
  • Status: Associate member

Slovenia

The Human Rights Ombudsman of the Republic of Slovenia


  • Deputy Human Rights Ombudsman: Mr. Tone Dolcic
  • Address: Dunajska cesta 56 (4th floor), 1109 Ljubljana
  • Phone: +386 1 475 00 50
  • Fax: +386 1 475 00 40
  • Email: info@varuh-rs.si
  • Website:www.varuh-rs.si
  • Status: Associate member

Spain

Defensor del Pueblo Andaluz


Ararteko, Ombudsperson of Basque Country


  • Head of Children and Youth Rights Department : Ms. Elena Ayarza Elorriaga
  • Address: Prado, 9, 01005 VITORIA-GASTEIZ, Spain
  • Phone: +34 945135118
  • Fax: +34 945135102
  • Email: www.ararteko.eus
  • Status: Associate member

Office of the Catalan Ombudsman /Deputy Ombudsman for Children's Rights


  • Deputy Ombudsman: Ms. Maria Jesus Larios
  • Address: Pg. de Lluís Companys, 7, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Phone: +34 93 301 8075
  • Fax: +34 93 301 3187
  • Email: infancia@sindic.cat
  • Website:www.sindic.cat/infants
  • Status: Full member

Sweden

The Ombudsman for Children in Sweden


The Netherlands

De Kinderombudsman


Ukraine

Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


  • Commissioner: Ms. Liudmyla Denisova
  • Address: 21/8 Institutska st., Kyiv 01008, Ukraine
  • Phone: +380 44 2532203, +380 44 2532091
  • Fax: +380 44 2263427
  • Email: omb@ombudsman.gov.ua
  • Website:www.ombudsman.gov.ua
  • Status: Associate member

United Kingdom

Children's Commissioner for England


Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People


  • Commissioner: Ms. Koulla Yiasouma
  • Address: Equality House, 7 – 9 Shaftesbury Square, Belfast, BT2 7DP. Northern Ireland
  • Phone: +44 28 9031 1616
  • Fax: +44 28 90 31 4545
  • Email: info@niccy.org
  • Website:www.niccy.org
  • Status: Full member

Children and Young People's Commissioner Scotland (CYPCS)


  • Commissioner: Mr. Bruce Adamson
  • Address: Bridgeside House, 99 McDonald Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4NL
  • Phone: +44 131 346 5350
  • Fax: +44 131 337 1275
  • Email: inbox@cypcs.org.uk
  • Website:www.cypcs.org.uk
  • Status: Full member

Children's Commissioner for Wales


  • Commissioner: Prof. Sally Holland
  • Address: Oystermouth House, Charter Court, Phoenix Way, Swansea Enterprise Park, Llansamlet, Swansea SA7 9FS
  • Phone: +44 1792 765 600
  • Fax: +44 01792 765 601
  • Email: post@childcomwales.org.uk
  • Website:www.childcom.org.uk
  • Status: Full member