20 results
Never Hit a Child is a media campaign to change the attitudes of parents and general population against disciplinary violence towards children (also called “corporal punishment”).
  • Finland
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • 2007
Enhancement through multi professional teamwork of the life management skills of young people in danger of becoming marginalised. Prevention of domestic violence.
  • Finland
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Domestic violence
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2012
The objective is to end and prevent the cycle of domestic violence by offering professional help to men. It should reinforce the family-centred work which is done in the women shelters, develop different services that have been aimed for men and participate in the general discussion concerning the man’s position.
  • Finland
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2013
This is the Finnish ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Finland
  • Other violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Elderly
  • 2016

Prevention of domestic violence has ascended on the Finnish political agenda since the 1980s. It became even more visible in the late 1990s when the results of the first dedicated violence...

  • Finland
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 2014