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Forum of Pakistan Ombudsman at a Glance

We are committed to strengthening public grievance redress mechanisms in the Ombudsman offices of Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir by enhancing core capacities and achieving higher levels of professionalization in all Ombudsman offices.

Through advocacy and awareness initiatives under a well-coordinated and collective outreach program, we strive to reduce citizens’ tolerance for maladministration.

Our Core Mission

FPO is dedicated to enhancing accountability, promoting good governance, and empowering Ombudsman offices in Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Through capacity-building, advocacy, and collective outreach, we drive positive change, foster transparency, and elevate public service standards.

Our Strategic Aims

Fostering Ombudsman Excellence: Innovating with technology, inclusive outreach, and efficient processes. Cultivating expertise, defining standards – ensuring transparent and trusted public service. FPO aims to deliver justice at the door step via establishing more online activities for the people of Pakistan

Our Values

FPO is dedicated to enhancing accountability, promoting good governance, and empowering Ombudsman offices in Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Through capacity-building, advocacy, and collective outreach, we drive positive change, foster transparency, and elevate public service standards.

FPO Executive Body

Dr. Asif Mahmood Jah

(Sitar-e-Imtiaz) (Sitara-e-Hilal), President FPO, Federal Tax Ombudsman
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Almas Ali Jovindah

Executive Secretary (FPO), Legal Advisor Federal Tax Ombudsman
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FPO Newsletter

December 2023

Funding & Progress
Monitoring at FPO

FPO actively pursues funding opportunities, primarily through grants from esteemed international donors. We organize workshops to bolster capacities on Ombudsmanship principles, innovation, and justice attainment. FPO anticipates collaboratingwith entities such as CIDA, UNDP, World Bank, EU, and International Ombudsman Institute to foster our commitment and vision to elevating public service efficiency.

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