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This is the Austrian ECPA entry for 2016. The theme was Prevention of crimes committed on elderly people.
  • Austria
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • Elderly
  • 2016
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
Respect Zone is a non-profit, non-political and non-religious NGO, which proposes a self-certifying ethical label. The label is easy to use and to display, and is offered to everyone abiding by the Respect Zone Charter (available on the Respect Zone website), and more broadly to the principle of respect over the Internet. Respect Zone is a positive label, aiming at cooling down social networks and at displaying respect online. Respect Zone endeavours to build a modern educational tool to fight against bullying, racism, antisemitism, sexism, homophobia, stigmatism of disabilities, and violent radicalization.
  • France
  • Bullying
  • Cybercrime
  • Other violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2016
“European local authorities against extremism” wants to prevent radicalisation leading to terrorism and violent extremism.
  • France
  • Radicalisation
  • Initiatives
  • Training
  • 2016
The aim of the project is to tackle cross-border threats to the integrity of sport, such as doping, match-fixing and violence, as well as all kinds of intolerance and discrimination, through the exchange of practices and the creation of an European Prize for Social Integration through sport.
  • France
  • Other violence
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • 2016