8 results
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
In order to give the problem of domestic violence in Limburg priority on the agenda and to make the collaboration between the police, justice and assistance sectors as well as make the way of acting more effective and efficient, with the support of the Province of Limburg, the University of Hasselt and the Catholic University of Leuven, the "Provinciale Denktank Intrafamiliaal Geweld" (Provincial Think Tank Domestic Violence) was set up.
  • Belgium
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Victims
  • 2007

Although sexual delinquency is of all times. this problematic issue has been receiving growing attention from the policy maker, especially after the Dutroux case. Sexual abuse cases...

  • Belgium
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2017
Complex (social, psychological, legal) help for women and their family members, networking with relevant institutions. The main target group of the Project is women who suffered domestic violence
  • Lithuania
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2007
The ambition of this project is to show the alternatives of handling, to realize the danger, to increase one’s self-assurance, to boost the overall feeling of safety and finally to enhance the quality of life.
  • Luxembourg
  • General crime prevention
  • Other violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2012