Office of the Political Ombudsman Social Media – Politics

Posts on Social Media are part of the public space Political parties, officials and surrogates are not immune to findings of defamation, incitement, malice, provocation, volatile confrontation or increasing of tension by their posts. The language, product, actions and reactions on a social media platform must be responsible and just as accountable as in other… continue reading

OPO Conference To Mark 13 Years Of Jamaica’s Code On Political Conduct

KINGSTON, Jamaica (September 17, 2018):The Office of the Political Ombudsman (OPO) is marking the 13th anniversary of the signing of the Agreement and Declaration on Political Conduct with a conference titled, “Jamaica’s Democracy, Parties, Participation and Principles.” The invitation-only event will take place on Friday, September 21, 2018 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon at… continue reading