• Call for projects
    The theme of the European Crime Prevention Award (#ECPA2023) is preventing trafficking in human beings for the purpose of labour exploitation and other kinds of exploitation. Projects for the ECPA must be submitted in English by 29 September 2023.
  • Toolbox on work-related crime
    The paper "Labour exploitation and other work-related crime" is available in English, French and German. Read our toolbox
  • EUCPN webinar
    Topic: public-private partnerships in crime prevention


    18 October 2023 
      More info

No matter the subject, the EUCPN is your first point of contact regarding crime prevention.


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    The European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR) promotes the development of prevention science, and its application to practice so as to promote human health and well-being...

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