4 results

The Ministry of Interior launch in 2007 a preventive tool to reduce and combat young people drug use, considering the concern detected by the decrease in the ages of beginning in drug use...

  • Spain
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Target groups
  • Youth
  • Victims
  • 2019

Bullying and cyberbullying are present all over the world and have serious consequences for individuals and societies. The number of research studies on the topic has increased exponentially...

  • Spain
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Bullying
  • Initiatives
  • Research
  • Offenders
  • 2020
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
Winner of the European Crime Prevention Award 2020 (family-based crime). The Greentown Project is an evidence-informed and design-led targeted community intervention which aims to reduce the influence of criminal networks on children.
  • Ireland
  • Family-based crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • ECPA winners
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2020