6 results
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
Sport, science and art are considered among the factors that improve the quality of life. Consequently, the aim of the project is to include these factors into the everyday life of the target group and to help its members develop healthy and quality life-style, positive attitude towards life and find their own creative potential.
  • Czech Republic
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
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
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
This project aims to reduce the risk of juvenile crime by using creative methods and reinforcing schools’ and other educational organizations’ ability to solve problems through developing adolescents’ social and psychological skills.
  • Lithuania
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Other violence
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011