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  • VIII Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia

    VIII Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia Victims between security, human rights and justice: Local and global context held on 30th November and 1st December 2017 in Belgrade. Within the main Conference topic, the focus was on exploring the connection between the concepts of security, human rights, and justice, and, in relation to […]

    News, News from members 17 Jan, 2018

  • Update on activities from White Circle Croatia

    White Circle Croatia entered into partnership with NGO’s from Bulgaria, Croatia, Great Britain and Slovenia in FIRST project- first against violence, project that was co-funded by European Commission Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme. Employees of White Circle Croatia, legal adviser Matea Anić and operation manager Mia Božić Mihanović attended conference in Zagreb that held place […]

    News, News from members 16 Jan, 2018

  • Libra Onlus project: “Game Over – You Win”

    LIBRA ONLUS Association is now involved in the project “Game Over – You Win”, basically focused on the widespread social issue of gambling. Official data attest an overall increasing in the amount of money spent on gambling in Italy, with major consequences especially on the quality of life of people affected by this problem, typically […]

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  • Supporting Justice awarded their first Quality Mark

    Supporting justice awarded their first Quality Mark to Derbyshire Victim Services. Derbyshire Victim Services offers support to victims of crime and anti-social behavior in Derbyshire and is run by Remedi which delivers restorative justice services in several areas across northern England. Derbyshire Victim Services offers an excellent service to victims and our assessment team were hugely […]

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  • News from White Circle Croatia

    White Circle Croatia entered into partnership with NGO’s from Bulgaria, Croatia, Great Britain and Slovenia in FIRST project- first against violence, project that was co-funded by European Commission Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme. Employees of White Circle Croatia, legal adviser Matea Anić and operation manager Mia Božić Mihanović attended conference in Zagreb that held place […]

    News from members 15 Jan, 2018

  • Victim and Witness Support Service Croatia – 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 aims to establish a Central information point with information regarding criminal cases in order to enable the possibility of regular extraction of statistical […]

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  • OID 20th anniversary 2018 and other updates

    From 1st January 2018, OID has welcomed our new and first Secretariat Leader, Dorte Kallestrup Mortensen, who is well known to Victim support in Denmark, and who has got extensive leadership experience. She was among other responsibilities coordinating the past 3 years’ education program, that has now ended, but which will be carried on in […]

    News, News from members 12 Jan, 2018

  • News from Rete Dafne Association

    17th November 2017 Rete Dafne contributed to the building of Networks and Local Services for victims: In the field of activities in order to create a National Coordination in Italy, Rete Dafne (Giovanni Mierolo, Scientific Director) took part in an operative meeting about the ways of building Networks and Local Services specialized in victimes support.  […]

    News, News from members 10 Jan, 2018

  • Victimology Society of Serbia – 20th anniversary

    Victimology Society of Serbia celebrated 20 years of existence The ceremony took place on November 29th, 2017 in Belgrade’s City Hall.  In its twenty years of existence, VDS initiated numerous new programs important for the improvement of victims’ rights in Serbia such as: the first Serbian academic journal  on victimization, human rights and gender Temida; […]

    News from members 8 Jan, 2018

  • Victim Support NI – GM and other activities

    Victim Support NI held their AGM at the Europa Hotel in Belfast in November, with the theme of Cybercrime in Northern Ireland.  Guests from Criminal Justice agencies in Northern Ireland heard very engaging presentations from Sam Kinkaid from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Cybercrime Centre, and Godfrey Gaston, who is Director of Queen’s University […]

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  • Changes in Steunpunt Algemeen Welzijnswerk

    Since 1St of January the Steunpunt Algemeen Welzijnswerk merged with four other organisations to Steunpunt Mens en Samenleving, vzw. The new name is SAM, vzw. A translation is difficult but this stands for Support point for Men and Society. Men in the meaning of all individual humans… The contact details of the contact person Kurt […]

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  • MINISTRY OF JUSTICE, SERVICE FOR VICTIM AND WITNESS SUPPORT

    Change of the name According to the new Ordinance on the internal organization of the Ministry of Justice since the October 2017, the Independent Service for Victim and Witness support has  changed its name to the Service for Victim and Witness Support, and is organized under the Directorate for Criminal Law. Financing NGOs – successful […]

    News from members 7 Jan, 2018