Romanian Ombudsman – National Human Rights Institution
By the Law no. 9/2018 amending Law no. 35/1997 on the organization and functioning of the People's Advocate institution, published in the Official Gazette on January 8, 2018, a new article was introduced, which states the commitment of the Romanian state to ensure the full compliance of the People's Advocate with the Paris Principles. The text of the law has the following content: "(11) The People's Advocate Institution is a national institution for the promotion and protection of human rights, within the meaning established by the United Nations General Assembly Resolution 48/134 of 20 December 1993, adopting the Paris Principles."