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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
  • National policy
  • 2016

At national level an integral and integrated approach of robbery is considered important. For the period 2012-2015 the Belgian government has decided that severe violence crimes (more...

  • Belgium
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • Policy
  • 2014

The public perception of safety reflects the individual’s view on aspects of the environment and issues of perceived or actual signs of criminality, appearance of disorder and the practical...

  • Belgium
  • General crime prevention
  • Policy
  • 2014

The government of the Slovak Republic in January 2006 approved by its decision the National Action Plan of the Fight against Trafficking in Human Beings as a basic document for the co...

  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • 2014
The Union’s capacity to eradicate gender-based violence is intended to be improved. The creation of a European Observatory to draw up a common diagnosis of the problem, as well as the adoption of a European Protection Order for the victims, will be two essential initiatives that will be advanced by the Spanish Presidency to achieve concrete progress on this matter.
  • Spain
  • Research
  • 2014