7 results
Complex (social, psychological, legal) help for women and their family members, networking with relevant institutions. The main target group of the Project is women who suffered domestic violence
  • Lithuania
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2007
The objectives of this project are fivefold: 1. to improve police preventive action on gender-based violence; 2. to increase efficiency in the protection of victims against any aggression, by monitoring the implementation of the judicial measures that have been adopted; 3. to ensure an immediate police response to victims by assigning a personal officer to each of them; 4. to foster and develop prevention and self-protection measures among victims against violent behaviour; and 5. to build confidence among victims that encourage them to report to the police any kind of criminal conduct concerning gender-based violence that they are suffering.
  • Spain
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2012
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 implementation of the Educational Workshops initiative aims to meet educational and social objectives, as well as facilitating mediation, solidarity and social links. It seeks to stimulate local partnerships centred around prevention and mediation, and to strengthen the link between partners and youths.
  • France
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2010
The project was set up to promote the social and professional insertion of the youth.
  • France
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Intermediaries
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2012