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Icehearts is not considered as a diversion from or alternative to time spend in criminal activity. Rather, sport is used as a means of establishing relationships with at-risk children and their families. The programme also aims at preventing circumstances that would lead to the taking of the child into custody by the child welfare authorities. Other objectives are to decrease inequality, prevent truancy and drop-outs, help ensure a peaceful and orderly school environment.
  • Finland
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2011
The 'JET'- Intervention Team for the Protection of Minors project, focuses on tackling violence in advance and places responsibility upon organisers, the regulatory authorities as well as bar personnel to comply with the 'Protection of Young Persons Act'.
  • Germany
  • Other violence
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
The project, “Go Willi”, carries out work in crime prevention with children and juveniles in and around the Wilhelmsplatz (Willi) in the city centre of Göttingen.
  • Germany
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2008
The short term objective was to provide a safe space for young people within the context of their home communities, where they can enjoy a stimulating environment, form safe relationships with adults and receive a variety of social services adjusted to their needs. The long term is focusing on crime prevention, development of community youth work.
  • Slovakia
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2004