10 results
The concrete aim of the project was to make sure that the end of school year weekend would go without problems, be safe and violence free as well as to prevent similar events as took place in 2001.
  • Finland
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Intermediaries
  • 2006
The main objective of KiVa is to help schools to prevent peer-to-peer bullying, to provide school personnel effective strategies to intervene in it and consequently, to increase school well-being more widely.
  • Finland
  • Bullying
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Intermediaries
  • 2009

Prevention of domestic violence has ascended on the Finnish political agenda since the 1980s. It became even more visible in the late 1990s when the results of the first dedicated violence...

  • Finland
  • Domestic violence
  • National policy
  • 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 business...

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

“… fear of crime can be regarded as a social problem comparable to crime itself” (National Crime Prevention Program 1999). The Finnish definition of crime prevention focuses on reducing harm...

  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014