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In short, the project was coordinated by the Latvian Ministry of Interior and conducted under the European Union programme “Prevention of and Fight against Crime”. The project team developed the concept “exploitative sham marriage” in order to describe the phenomenon studied. Each partner conducted a national research which was coordinated and led by HEUNI. Primarily qualitative data was collected, such as expert and victim interviews in combination with case descriptions from NGOS and embassies. Also statistical information and pre-trial investigation and court material were utilised. The report is written for a large variety of experts and professionals working in the field of anti-trafficking.
  • European Union
  • Estonia
  • Ireland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Research
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2016

The Advisory Committee for the Prevention and Combating of Violence in the Family is the coordinating body of dealing with domestic violence issues in Cyprus.  Its members include...

  • Cyprus
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

The Police inform the public on measures they can take to protect themselves from being victimised, as well as on how to respond in the case of a robbery, both on an individual basis but...

  • Cyprus
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

Cyprus police operates in multi-level ways to prevent all kinds of sexual crime.  For the police in Cyprus, the main areas of concern in this context are: Child Pornography, Prostitution,...

  • Cyprus
  • Sexual violence
  • Child sexual exploitation
  • National policy
  • 2014

Cyprus Police periodically issues advice on prevention of car theft, which is the main category in vehicle crime, while also distributing brochures that advise people of the measures they...

  • Cyprus
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014