11 results
Prevention, accompaniment and investigation of violence committed against women and minors and other types of victims, namely in concern to domestic violence and sexual crimes. Improve the quality of police response to the phenomenon of violence committed against women and minors, and other types of victims, integrating it with responses of a psychosocial and judicial character.
  • Portugal
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2006
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
The aim of the project was to change the state policy on the domestic violence in order to ensure timely and effective protection of potential victims. BKB was determined to prefer prevention to prosecution through the implementation of social legislative measures.
  • Czech Republic
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2007
Project IUNO — awareness-raising and information on domestic and sexual violence was developed by the Portuguese Association for Victim Support.
  • Portugal
  • Domestic violence
  • Sexual violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2007
The Harrow Sanctuary Scheme is a victim centred initiative, which makes it possible for victims of domestic violence to voluntarily remain in their homes and feel safe, without fear of attack. The main feature of this pioneering scheme is the creation of a sanctuary or safe room within the house, which enables the occupier to retreat to a place of safety to await the arrival of the police and other emergency services.
  • United Kingdom
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2007