16 results
To implement effective prevention of domestic violence through increasing the citizens’ awareness of the problem and the opportunities for assistance and protection of victims.
  • Bulgaria
  • Cybercrime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2013
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
It is not only the involvement of organised crime in cybercrime that is dangerous, but also cybercrime committed in an organised manner. Cyber-OC represents the convergence of these two phenomena. Despite the huge threat arising from its cumulative character, Cyber-OC is frequently underestimated and differently defined even by law enforcement authorities.
  • Germany
  • Cybercrime
  • Research
  • 2016
Respect Zone is a non-profit, non-political and non-religious NGO, which proposes a self-certifying ethical label. The label is easy to use and to display, and is offered to everyone abiding by the Respect Zone Charter (available on the Respect Zone website), and more broadly to the principle of respect over the Internet. Respect Zone is a positive label, aiming at cooling down social networks and at displaying respect online. Respect Zone endeavours to build a modern educational tool to fight against bullying, racism, antisemitism, sexism, homophobia, stigmatism of disabilities, and violent radicalization.
  • France
  • Bullying
  • Cybercrime
  • Other violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2016

Toolbox 8 - Preventing Cybercrime - policies & practices

Cybercrime is a borderless problem, consisting of criminal acts that are committed online by using electronic communications networks and information systems - such as crimes specific to...

  • European Union
  • Cybercrime
  • Research
  • Toolbox
  • EUCPN Output
  • 2016