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Speeches

The Ombudsman is often asked to speak at conventions, symposiums and other similar events.

Here is a sample of the speeches given on various topics — such as the quality of public services, eldercare and care for people with mental disorders, or independent police investigations.

  1. December 5 2019

    Speech by Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret on December 5, 2019, at the public hearings of the Laurent Commission (Special Committee on the Rights of the Child and Youth Protection)

  2. November 28 2019

    Speech on the theme of recent developments in health law delivered on November 28, 2019, by Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret at a symposium organized by the Barreau du Québec’s continuing education section.

  3. November 14 2019

    On November 14, 2019, Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret gave a speech on the issues and limits of successful transparency at the symposium organized by the Research Chair on Democracy and by parliamentary institutions.

  4. November 8 2019

    Speech by the Ombudsperson on November 8, 2019, in Québec City, on the occasion of the 2019 convention of the Société de criminologie du Québec.

  5. September 26 2019

    Ombudsperson, Marie Rinfret, when tabling of the 2018-2019 Annual Report on September 26, 2019.

  6. September 18 2019

    On September 18, 2019, Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret gave this speech to the Committee on Citizen Relations as part of the consultations on Bill 18.

  7. June 13 2019

    Speech by Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret on June 13, 2019, on the occasion of the tabling of the special investigation report entitled Application of the Act to facilitate the disclosure of wrongdoings relating to public bodies: major violations by MAPAQ.

  8. June 6 2019

    Speech by Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret on June 6, 2019, at the General Assembly of the interdisciplinary council of Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux (CIUSSS) du Centre-Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal.

  9. April 11 2019

    On April 11, 2019, Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret gave a speech to the Commission professionnelle des services du secrétariat général et des communications of the Association des cadres scolaires du Québec (AQCS).

  10. February 27 2019

    Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret before the Committee on Citizen Relations for the special consultations and public hearings on Bill 9 - Act to increase Québec’s socio-economic prosperity and adequately meet labour market needs through successful immigrant integration.