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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 short term objective was to provide a safe space for young people within the context of their home communities, where they can enjoy a stimulating environment, form safe relationships with adults and receive a variety of social services adjusted to their needs. The long term is focusing on crime prevention, development of community youth work.
  • Slovakia
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2004
In the past years, the Slovak Police has repeatedly recorded frauds and other types of criminality committed upon elderly persons via legends. Fraudsters abuse credulity, vulnerability and often the high age or bad health conditions of seniors with the intention to gain cash from them.
  • Slovakia
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Campaign
  • 2016
Project "Become a guardian angel!" is realized by a non-profit civic association BSOS in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic. It is focusing primarily on young people who travel to work abroad, as well as on their families and friends.
  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • Campaign
  • 2016
This is the Slovakian ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Slovakia
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Elderly
  • Training
  • 2016