7 results
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
The project aims to solve a short-term immediate help to domestic violence victims, medium-term practice change and to enhance a long-term prevention and general public awareness.
  • Czech Republic
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2013