The interview stage of the contest to choose candidates for the post of ombudsperson will take place in Europe Hall of the Parliament Building on September 22, starting at 9am, IPN reports.
According to the Parliament’s press service, nine candidates were admitted to the contest. These are: Maia Bănărescu, Andrei Brighidin, Teodor Cârnaț, Violeta Gașițoi, Natalia Moloșag, Dumitru Pulbere, Nicolae Rădița, Ivan Roșca, and Ivan Ungureanu.
The post of ombudsperson fell vacant after Mihail Cotorobai, who held this position, succumbed to COVID-19 on January 6 this year.
The commission for the selection of candidates for the post of ombudsperson was constituted by Parliament in August. It consists of 18 MPs who represent all the parliamentary groups.