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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
  • Slovakia
  • National crime prevention strategy
  • 2017

Violence against women is a serious problem, impacting upon the whole of society. According to statistics of the Presidium of Police Force of Slovak Republic women represented 76.5 % of all...

  • Slovakia
  • Domestic violence
  • National 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

Within the meaning of the Slovak Criminal Act the criminal act of robbery, the characteristics of which are referred to in section 188, is considered to have taken place if the offender used...

  • Slovakia
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014