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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
  • Policy
  • 2016

One of the most important tasks of the police consists in preventing violence and to ensure that individuals can lead a life without being afraid of assaults. Established in 1997, the Anti...

  • Austria
  • Domestic violence
  • Policy
  • 2014

The terrorist attacks in Europe from 2004 to 2017 brought the topic "Violent Extremism and Radicalisation" back to the agenda. All European States were called to reinforce their actions to...

  • Austria
  • Radicalisation
  • Policy
  • 2017

In Austria, the implementation of probationary services is carried out by a private organisation, NEUSTART.

Since 1957, NEUSTART works in the field of social work close to judiciary, of...

  • Austria
  • General crime prevention
  • Policy
  • 2017