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Protecting children and young persons from sexual abuse and exploitation is one of the Federal Governments major concerns. For this reason, the Federal Cabinet adopted the Action Plan to...

  • Germany
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

In Denmark, between 360 and 475 rapes are reported annually. In addition to this are the unreported figures. Annually, it is estimated that about 2600 more incidents of rape or attempted...

  • Denmark
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

Hungary’s criminal policy endeavours to strengthen security, law and order, to reduce crime, mitigate the negative impact of committed offences and to provide protection for families and...

  • Hungary
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

An Garda Síochána (The Irish Police) has new and comprehensive procedures governing the investigation of sexual crime which places an emphasis on tackling crimes against children as well as...

  • Ireland
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of sexual crimes reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has decreased, on average, by 5%.

Relevant legislation:

Law No 66 of 15 February 1996, Regulations against...

  • Italy
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014