European Mediator and Ombuds Group 

The European Mediator and Ombuds Group serves as the RAC for the European community by providing opportunities to connect, build community among ombuds professionals, and convene for networking and educational events in the region. 

The IOA International Outreach Committee connects all Regional Advancement Communities to collaborate with IOA in advancing the organizational ombuds professional worldwide. Read more about the International Outreach Committee

To learn more and to join the European Community Group, please email the Chair, listed below.

European Ombuds and Mediator Group Education Program

29 August 2024 | 8:00–9:30 AM ET | How to set up an Ombuds Function

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Jutta Reitmeier, Mars
RAC Europe Co-Chair

Diana Vermeul, HarmoniKon
RAC Europe Co-Chair


  • Support the development of the IOA Global Marketing Plan
  • Support the implementation of IOA training to international contexts, outside the U.S.A.
  • Support the Regional Advancement Communities work in advancing the profession through contacting recently appointed ombudsman, relevant associations, networks, and organizations in priority countries