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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
Property crime is among the crimes that has been sanctioned since the old ages and it’s represented highest (nearly 60%) in the Hungarian overall crime rate. The base of the current legislation is the Act V of 1878 on the Criminal Code. In regard of property crime the offended legal interests are typically proprietary rights and the connected rights such as beneficial use and lawful interest
  • Hungary
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

Organized property criminality in the territory of the Slovak Republic concerns in particular thefts committed by organized groups, which are defined in accordance with the currently valid...

  • Slovakia
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

The National Strategy against Trafficking in Human Beings mainly addresses victim identification, investigation, prosecution, prevention and victims support. The essential objective of the...

  • Hungary
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

The basic merits of the criminal offence of human trafficking under Article 179 (1) of the Criminal Code read as follows: „(1) Whoever with the application of fraudulent conduct, deception,...

  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019