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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

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

In Slovak Republic there is not a separate action plan for prevention and elimination of sexual crimes. This issue is partially covered in other action plans and programs: 

  • Slovakia
  • Sexual violence
  • National policy
  • 2014

In 2004, the Presidium of the Police Corps, Ministry of Interior SR, issued a working aid “Methodology of collaboration in searching for, detecting, clarifying and documenting crimes...

  • Slovakia
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014