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Icehearts is not considered as a diversion from or alternative to time spend in criminal activity. Rather, sport is used as a means of establishing relationships with at-risk children and their families. The programme also aims at preventing circumstances that would lead to the taking of the child into custody by the child welfare authorities. Other objectives are to decrease inequality, prevent truancy and drop-outs, help ensure a peaceful and orderly school environment.
  • Finland
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2011
This is the Finnish ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Finland
  • Other violence
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Elderly
  • 2016

The Finnish Government adopted a national crime prevention programme called “Working Together for Safer and More Secure Communities ” in 2016. The National Crime Prevention Programme  was...

  • Finland
  • National crime prevention strategy
  • 2014
The purpose of the project "I have a choice" is to strengthen the democracy and to prevent all forms of hate.
  • Croatia
  • General crime prevention
  • Good practice
  • Intermediaries
  • Youth
  • 2015
The basic goal of this project is domestic violence prevention and the prevention of trans-generational transmission of violence through sensitisation focused on nonviolence and non-discrimination.
  • Croatia
  • Domestic violence
  • Other violence
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2013