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The primary objective is to reduce the number of repeated incidents of domestic violence. The secondary objective is to help the families improve their social situation in order to bring down the risk of domestic violence and child abuse or neglect in a long term perspective.
  • Denmark
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2013
This is the Swedish ECPA entry for 2013. The theme was Domestic Violence.
  • Sweden
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • ECPA winners
  • 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