10 results
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
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 goal of this project is to increase safety in the town Ezerelis by educating society, creating disadvantageous conditions for crime, increasing consciousness and initiatives of community while solving their security, children and youth occupation problems, motivating volunteering in communities favour.
  • Lithuania
  • Community-oriented policing
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2012
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 aim of the project is to improve the protection and safety of the group of persons with down syndrome and other types of intellectual disability and to promote his school, labour and social integration.
  • Spain
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2016