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BIG e.V. works on putting an end to domestic violence against women and children.
  • Germany
  • Domestic violence
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Intermediaries
  • 2007
On the one hand, the project aims to call the perpetrators to account for their acts by the society and all institutions and learn them social-cognitive competencies which develop non-violent behaviour. On the other they want to tackle the social problem in all parts of its psychosocial work with the clients and in the area of public relations especially aimed to men.
  • Germany
  • Domestic violence
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2013
The Harrow Sanctuary Scheme is a victim centred initiative, which makes it possible for victims of domestic violence to voluntarily remain in their homes and feel safe, without fear of attack. The main feature of this pioneering scheme is the creation of a sanctuary or safe room within the house, which enables the occupier to retreat to a place of safety to await the arrival of the police and other emergency services.
  • United Kingdom
  • Domestic violence
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2007
The aim of the scheme is multiagency intervention so that risk can be monitored on a daily basis and any risk changes notified early to appropriate agencies to try and prevent further incidents.
  • United Kingdom
  • Domestic violence
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2013