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Never Hit a Child is a media campaign to change the attitudes of parents and general population against disciplinary violence towards children (also called “corporal punishment”).
  • Finland
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • Offenders
  • 2007
Project consists of the lectures and activities aimed for the prevention of domestic violence and the violence at schools - bullying.
  • Slovakia
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Victims
  • 2007
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
In the past years, the Slovak Police has repeatedly recorded frauds and other types of criminality committed upon elderly persons via legends. Fraudsters abuse credulity, vulnerability and often the high age or bad health conditions of seniors with the intention to gain cash from them.
  • Slovakia
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • Elderly
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2016
Project "Become a guardian angel!" is realized by a non-profit civic association BSOS in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic. It is focusing primarily on young people who travel to work abroad, as well as on their families and friends.
  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2016