5 results
Domestic violence that is not perpetrated for financial gain, is twice as high as the national average  in France. The objective of the project is to reduce this gap through prevention in all its aspects. Therefore, it is imperative that public authorities and private stakeholders are associated both in the implementation of actions and in their evaluation.
  • France
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • Offenders
  • Victims
  • 2013
The National Republican Guard (GNR) recognizes the crimes committed against women, children, elderly people, disabled and other particularly vulnerable victims as some of the most sensitive issues within the framework of criminal investigation. On one hand, these types of crimes are interrelated with the shame felt by the victims, the re-victimization due to police investigations efforts and the special susceptibility of its victims.
  • Portugal
  • Domestic violence
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2015
Regarding Trafficking in Human Beings (THB) cases, secondary victimization can occur by either attitude or action of the authorities that intervene in the process. Signs of doubt about the narrative of the victims, devaluating the facts referred by them or showing lack of attention and understanding about the traumas they have suffered, can make the victims feel abandoned, which in turn increases their unease, insecurity and results in secondary victimization.
  • Portugal
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2015