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Chair and CEO of Dementia Alliance International Visits the Control Yuan 2017/10/13 下午 03:00:00

Ms. Kate Swaffer, chair and CEO of Dementia Alliance International (DAI), visited the Control Yuan on September 28, 2017. She was received by President Chang Po-ya, who was accompanied by Members Jane Y.W. Chiang, Lin Ya-feng and Bau Tzong-ho. Both parties had a constructive exchange of views on the latest global development of human rights-related ... more

Thinking ahead─Control Yuan 2017 Workshop on the Human Rights of Older Persons 2017/10/13 下午 03:00:00

There are now approximately 3.2 million people over the age of 65 in Taiwan, which takes up 13.55% of the entire population. It is estimated that Taiwan will turn into an aged society in 2018, and a hype-aged society by 2026, with over 20% of the population over the age of 65. When it is 2046, one third of the population will be made up of older pe ... more

CY President Receives Woodrow Wilson Award for Distinguish Government Service from John Hopkins University 2017/10/11 下午 04:00:00

Control Yuan President Chang Po-ya was presented with the Woodrow Wilson Award for Distinguished Government Service from John Hopkins University on Oct. 6, 2017. She received the honor at the 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Awards presentation ceremony held at the university’s George Peabody Library. The Woodrow Wilson Award is one of five awards pr ... more

President of Supreme Court of Auditors of Honduras Visits Control Yuan for Exchanges and Experience Sharing 2017/8/31 下午 05:00:00

President of the Supreme Court of Auditors of Honduras José Juan Pineda Varela and his wife visited the Control Yuan on the morning of Aug. 28 at the invitation of the National Audit Office. They were accompanied by Auditor General Lin Ching-Long. During their visit, they met with CY President Chang Po-Ya, Vice President Sun Ta-Chuan, Secret ... more

Chair of Alzheimer’s Disease International Visits the Control Yuan 2017/8/30 下午 05:00:00

Mr. Glenn Rees, chair of Alzheimer’s Disease International, visited the Control Yuan on August 28, 2017. He was received by President Chang Po-ya, who was accompanied by Vice President Sun Ta-chuan, Members Jane Y.W. Chiang and Lin Ya-feng, and Deputy Secretary-General Hsu Hai-chuan. Both parties had a fruitful exchange on the latest global develop ... more

Republic of Paraguay Comptroller Officials Visit Control Yuan for Experience Sharing on Supervision and Auditing 2017/8/8 下午 05:00:00

Republic of Paraguay Comptroller José Enrique García and Director General of Legal Affairs César Bernardino Nuñez Alarcón visited the Control Yuan July 26 at the invitation of the National Audit Office. During the visit, they met with CY President Chang Po-Ya, Vice President Sun Ta-Chuan, Auditor General Lin Ching ... more

Asia Pacific Forum representative Ms. Rosslyn Noonan and experts from FORUM-ASIA visit the Control Yuan 2017/8/2 下午 04:00:00

Ms. Rosslyn Noonan, representative from the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions, and two other experts from FORUM-ASIA, Mr. Sushil Pyakurel and Mr. Agantaranansa Juanda visited the Control Yuan on July 26, to learn about its powers, functions, human rights mandate and the plan to establish a “Paris Principles” compliant nationa ... more

EU representative visits Control Yuan, hopes for more exchanges 2017/6/9 下午 04:00:00

Ms. Madeleine Majorenko, head of the European Economic and Trade Office in Taiwan, visited the Control Yuan on June 6, 2017. She was received by CY President Chang Po-ya, Vice President Sun Da-chuan and Deputy Secretary General Hsu Hai-chuan. During their meeting, Ms. Majorenko affirmed the Control Yuan’s important role and expressed the hope that ... more

Latin American Participants in 2017 National Development Superior Course Visit Control Yuan 2017/5/11 下午 05:00:00

Thirty high-ranking military officers from Central and South America visited the Control Yuan (CY) on the afternoon of May 3, 2017. The delegation, made up of participants in the 2017 National Development Superior Course, was accompanied by Colonel Tan Fang-Rong of the National Defense University in Taiwan. During their visit, they engaged in an in ... more

NAO International Exchange Program Participants Visit Control Yuan 2017/5/1 下午 03:00:00

Latin American participants in the 2017 International Exchange Program held by the National Audit Office (NAO) visited the Control Yuan on the afternoon of April 25, 2017. The 21 program participants from 12 countries around Central and South America were accompanied by the NAO Auditor General Lin. During the visit, the guests joined a discussi ... more

CY President attends Australian Ombudsman Anniversary Conference 2017/4/17 下午 05:00:00

Control Yuan (CY) President Chang Po-ya and CY member Chen Hsiao-hung attended a conference marking the 40th anniversary of the Commonwealth Ombudsman held in Canberra, Australia, on April 5, 2017. More than 70 delegates from various countries around the world were invited to take part in the gathering, hosted at the Old Parliament House in the ... more

Puerto Rico Ombudsman, Control Yuan Sign Cooperative Agreement 2017/4/17 下午 05:00:00

A delegation of Puerto Rico ombudspersons visited the Control Yuan (CY) on the morning of April 11, 2017. The delegation, headed by Puerto Rico’s top ombudsperson, Iris Miriam Ruiz Class, met with CY President Chang Po-ya. The two sides signed a cooperative agreement during a CY plenary meeting. In her speech at the meeting, Ms. Class talked abo ... more

Control Yuan delegation led by President Chang visits Indonesia 2016/12/9 上午 10:00:00

A Control Yuan delegation led by President Chang Po-ya, Members Chen Hsiao-hung and Wang Mei-yu visited Jakarta, Indonesia from November 28 to December 2. The delegation visited Komnas HAM (National Commission on Human Rights of Indonesia), Ombudsman RI, BNP2TKI (National Board for the Placement and Protection of Indonesian Overseas Workers), and H ... more

IOI President John R. Walters speaks at the Control Yuan 2016/5/20 下午 05:00:00

International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) President John R. Walters visited the Control Yuan on the morning of May 18, 2016, delivering a speech on the development of African ombudsman institutions and the challenges that they face. In his speech, Mr. Walters, who also serves as the Ombudsman of Namibia, noted there is no common model or approach ... more

Thai Ombudsman Office delegation visits Control Yuan 2016/3/25 下午 05:00:00

A delegation of the Ombudsman Office of Thailand visited the Control Yuan (CY) for exchanges of practical experience on March 23, 2016. The delegation was led by Chief Ombudsman Siracha Vongsarayankura and included academics and investigators from the office. During the visit, Professor Siracha extended an invitation to CY President Chang Po-ya ... more

Control Yuan Signs Cooperation Agreement with Burkina Faso Ombudsman Institution 2016/3/11 下午 04:00:00

An official delegation led by the head of Médiateur du Faso, Ms. Alima Déborah Traore, visited the Control Yuan (CY) on the morning of March 8, 2016. They first met with CY President Dr. Chang Po-ya at her office, after which the two sides signed a cooperation agreement during a CY plenary meeting. In her opening remarks at the ga ... more

Chairperson of Indonesian National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM) visits the Control Yuan 2016/1/30 下午 05:00:00

Chairperson of Indonesian National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM), Nur Kholis and Acting Head Bureau of Planning, Internal Monitoring and Cooperation, Sriyana visited the President of the Control Yuan, Chang Po-ya, on January 25, to talk about human rights protection works, and learn more about the lives of the Indonesian migrant workers and ... more

Control Yuan Delegation Led by President Chang Attends the 20th FIO Annual Conference 2015/11/18 下午 03:00:00

Control Yuan (CY) President Dr. Chang Po-ya and CY Member Dr. Jane Y.W. Chiang attended the 20th annual conference of the Federación Iberoamericana del Ombudsman (FIO) on November 10, 2015, and exchanged views with delegates from about 20 Latin American countries on the freedom of government information. This year’s conference focused on ... more

Control Yuan Signs Cooperation Agreement with Belize Ombudsman Office 2015/11/18 下午 03:00:00

Control Yuan (CY) President Chang Po-ya signed a Cooperation Agreement with her Belize counterpart Mr. Lionel Arzu, the Ombudsman of Belize, on November 12, 2015. The agreement aims to build on the relations between the two agencies as well as promote and safeguard human rights. The Ambassador of the Republic of China (ROC) to Belize Mr. Benjamin H ... more

IOI First Vice President Diane Welborn speaks at the Control Yuan 2015/10/29 下午 03:00:00

The First Vice President of the International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) Diane Welborn, also Ombudsman of Dayton and Montgomery County of Ohio State in the U.S., visited the Control Yuan (CY) on the morning of October 27, 2015. She also spoke at the CY on the recent trends and challenges facing the IOI. In her welcome remarks, President Chang not ... more