In the multitude of complaints addressed to the People’s Advocate during 2020 about 1770 such, men complained about property issues and women about children’s rights, INSTAT reported.
Complaints filed by men for alleged violations of rights were 868 complaints in total or 49.0% of the total and 367 complaints were filed by women or about 20.7% of the total.
In the total number of complaints alleging violation of rights, most of them belong to the group in the group of economic, social and cultural rights, etc.
According to the types of complaints, INSTAT estimates that men have filed more complaints for violation of property rights (23.3%) and the right to due process (20.0%).
While women have filed more complaints for violation of the right to the child (20.4%) and the right to property (19.9%).
During 2020, 390 complaints related to the right of the child were handled, of which 17.4% of complaints were filed by men, 19.2% by women.
During 2020, 323 complaints related to property rights were handled, of which 62.5% were filed by men, 22.6% were filed by women.
In the total number of submitted complaints, the claims for violation of the property right constitute the second group of rights with the most complaints filed.
In the total number of submitted complaints, the right to a fair legal process constitutes the third group of rights with more complaints submitted (12.6%).
During 2020, 95 complaints related to the rights of persons deprived of their liberty were handled, of which 93.7% were filed by men and 6.3% were filed by women. The largest number of complaints is related to the quality of health care; rejection of the request to obtain a rewarding leave; delaying the procedure to go with rewarding leave; procrastination of the procedure to be transferred.
In relation to the population in prisons, there are more complaints filed by women, as opposed to the absolute number. Thus, out of the total number of male prisoners, 2.0% of them have filed complaints, while out of the total number of female prisoners, 10.5% of them have filed complaints.