14 January 2014, The Office of the Ombudsman was assigned as a particular institution to monitor the enforcement of the leadership code of conduct and access to information laws. Thus, it Organized the training on the Organic law n° 61/2008 of 10/09/2008 on the leadership code of conduct as modified and complemented by Organic Law no11/2013/OL of 11/09/2013 as well as the Law no04/2013 of 08/2013 related to access to information .
The training started on January 8th, 2013 and will end on January 15, 2014. The targeted public servants to be trained are informational officers, legal officers and internal auditors. The final session will be dedicated journalists from all media houses operating in Rwanda.
So far more than 393 participants have been trained on the above mentioned laws. The purpose of this training is to raise awareness on those laws so that it will help the office of the Ombudsman to monitor their implementation.