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In 1999, the Federal Government presented its 1st "Action Plan to Combat Violence against Women" (API). Its main objectives were, inter alia, to create a model for action, applicable for the...

  • Germany
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

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

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

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

One of the most important tasks of the police consists in preventing violence and to ensure that individuals can lead a life without being afraid of assaults. Established in 1997, the Anti...

  • Austria
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014