Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children Robert Troy TD has welcomed the appointment of Dr. Niall Muldoon as the new Ombudsman for Children. Dr. Muldoon is the current Director of Investigations in the office of the Children’s Ombudsman, having previously held the post of National Clinical Director of the children’s charity CARI.
Deputy Troy commented, “I congratulate Dr. Muldoon on his appointment as Ombudsman for Children. He brings a wealth of experience and insight to the role, having worked in the area of child protection for almost 20 years. His extensive knowledge and expertise makes him an ideal candidate to champion the safeguard the rights and welfare of children.
“The Office of the Children’s Ombudsman has become an intrinsic part of Ireland’s social and public affairs, in ensuring that the voices of children are heard. I want to pay tribute to Dr. Muldoon on his work with the Office to date, and wish him well in his new role”.