5 results
Preventing human trafficking and sham marriages: A multidisciplinary solution, HESTIA.
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • Victims
  • 2015
The two projects aimed at testing the CPTED-principles (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) in ‘ordinary’ Finnish cities. An outside evaluation of the city centres’ safety and the possibilities of development and recommendations were to be given to the use of the authorities, aiming at reducing street violence and the fear of crime.
  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2005
The detailed city plan of the Muotiala area is the first detailed city plan in Finland that systematically takes into account the goal of safety in the built environment.
  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Victims
  • 2008
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