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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

To prevent/disrupt and detect persons who organise or knowingly facilitate the entry into the State of a person whom he or she knows or has reasonable cause to believe to be an illegal...

  • Ireland
  • Facilitation of Illegal Immigration
  • National policy
  • Policy
  • 2020
On 22 September 2016 the Irish Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald T.D., officially launched the Joint Strategy on the Management of Offenders (2016-18). This Strategy has been agreed between the Department, the Probation Service, the Irish Prison Service and the Irish Police Service and contains a range of objectives and actions for more intensive management of certain key offender types.
  • Ireland
  • Domestic violence
  • Sexual violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2016

Objectives of the crime strategy:

  1. Dismantling of migrant smuggling organized groups.
  2. Target organized crime groups and their activities that have significant impact in the society, paying...
  • Greece
  • Facilitation of Illegal Immigration
  • National policy
  • Policy
  • 2020

The “BeSecure-FeelSecure” programme is a project of the European Regional Development Fund through the Urban Innovative Actions Initiative. The problem addressed by the project is the...

  • Greece
  • Organised property crime
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • 2020