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Icehearts is not considered as a diversion from or alternative to time spend in criminal activity. Rather, sport is used as a means of establishing relationships with at-risk children and their families. The programme also aims at preventing circumstances that would lead to the taking of the child into custody by the child welfare authorities. Other objectives are to decrease inequality, prevent truancy and drop-outs, help ensure a peaceful and orderly school environment.
  • Finland
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
Enhancement through multi professional teamwork of the life management skills of young people in danger of becoming marginalised. Prevention of domestic violence.
  • Finland
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Domestic violence
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Offenders
  • 2012
HAPKE 2 was a development project for the vulnerable asylum seekers' service provision system in Finland. The project focused on prevention and identification of trafficking among asylum seekers and on developing the ability of reception centres and the National assistance system to assist the victims.
  • Finland
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2014

Prostitution

Prostitution is not a crime in Finland, but selling or buying sexual services in public places is criminalised. Prostitutes are mainly considered to be victims of sex...

  • Finland
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • National policy
  • 2014

The Master Plan for Coexistence and Improvement of the School Safety is a consequence of the conclusions of the Youth and Security Working Group established by agreement of the Citizen...

  • Spain
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014