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  • Support for those affected by attacks in Spain

    Today Spain was struck by attacks. Our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with all those affected by these horrific acts. The people who have been injured or who witnessed the attacks, as well as the loved ones of those affected will need support from their family, friends, community as well as from professional supporters. We will […]

    News 17 Aug, 2017

  • Recruitment of a full-time Office Manager

    Victim Support Europe (VSE) is looking for a full time Office Manager to lead the management and development of VSE’s office in Brussels. Profile This is a key and varied position, which includes a range of functions such as personnel management, financial management, and Executive Board and member relations. The position will include supervision of […]

    Job vacancies, News 8 Aug, 2017

  • VSE visits Victim experts and NATAL in Israel

    In July 2017 Victim Support Europe’s Deputy Director An Verelst visited experts and a victim support organisation in Israel to discuss the rights and support offered to victims of crime in Israel. An Verelst was honoured to meet Prof. Dr. Uri Yanay and dr. Tali Gal who are experts in victims’ rights and restorative justice. […]

    News 6 Aug, 2017

  • What to do if you become a victim of crime on holiday?

    The Summer is there and many of us are leaving on our holidays. Time to relax, enjoy the sun, great food and have new adventures. Unfortunately also millions of people fall victim to crime during holidays in the EU. Do you know what you should do when you become a victim? What are your rights […]

    News 13 Jul, 2017

  • VSE’s latest work for victims of terrorism

    Victim Support Europe has been working tirelessly for victims of terrorism since the terrorist attacks in France in 2015. While we remain an organisation working for rights and services for all victims of crime we saw how the basic needs of victims of terrorism were not being met. In the last years we have established […]

    News 5 Jul, 2017

  • France Victimes: 31st National Conference of the Victim Support

    France Victimes and its local association, Remaid, had the pleasure to organize the 31st National Conference of the Victim Support on the “violence at work” theme. The event took place in the South of France, the 22nd and 23rd June, 2017. Violence at work represents a real social issue and concerns every business sector as well as the […]

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  • VSE welcomes two new associate members

    At the last meeting of VSE Executive Board new membership applications were approved. Since then our network has been enlarged for two new associate members and for the first time we have members from Albania which now makes VSE network spreading over 27 different countries. Our new members are Human Rights in Democracy Center (HRDC) from Albania and Associazione Aleteia […]

    News 30 Jun, 2017

  • VIII Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia

    VSE members – Victimology Society of Serbia are organizing their VIII Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia Victims between security, human rights and justice: Local and global context, which will be held on 30th November and 1st December 2017 in Belgrade. The conference aims to bring together experts and researchers, who deal both theoretically and practically and […]

    News, News from members 28 Jun, 2017

  • An overview of activities in VWSS Croatia

    VSE members from Croatia Victim And Witness Support Service (VWSS) are giving us an overview of their activities and recent developments: Current project and activities: VWSS Croatia, Documenta- Center for Dealing with the Past, Centre for Peace Osijek and White Circle Croatia are implementing the project Rights, Support, Protection and Compensation for Victims of Crime. The project […]

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  • VSE’s An Verelst presented at 15th ESTSS conference in Denmark

    On 2nd of June An Verelst of Victim Support Europe attended the 15th conference of the European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies at The National Centre for Psychotraumatology and the University of Southern Denmark. The “Child Maltreatment Across the Lifespan”  at The National Centre for Psychotraumatology and the University of Southern Denmark. The conference took […]

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  • Croatian Ministry of Justice supports the National call center and publishes call for proposals

    Ministry of Justice and the Croatian Victim and Witness Support Service signed the new two-year Cooperation agreement in order to continue providing the services of the National call centre for victims of crime and misdemeanor 116 006, which was established in 2013. The Agreement was signed on June 14th 2017 by the State Secretary at […]

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  • News from Offerraadgivningen in Denmark

    Funds for an OID Secretariat Leader Finally, OID managed to get funds for a secretariat leader through the National Police and have constituted part time our experienced project coordinator Dorte K. Mortensen. People’s Meting, Bornholm: For the 6th year, far more than 100.000 NGOs, politicians, institutions, the media, civilians, etc. met for 4 days in the […]

    News, News from members 26 Jun, 2017