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  • Meet Our New Board Member from Russia: Olga Kostina

    VSE: What made you to decide to join VSE as board member? Olga Kostina: Victim Support Russia is very committed to supporting and empowering victims and dedicated to improving the service we provide to victims of crime. Joining VSE board will give me the chance to learn from top victim support professionals, as well as […]

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  • Meet Our New Board Member from Northern Ireland: Geraldine Hanna

    VSE: What made you to decide to join VSE as board member? Geraldine Hanna: I have worked in various roles within Victim Support in the UK for 17 years and am a keen supporter of the aims of VSE.  Given Brendan’s (former treasurer) need to step down as treasurer, I was keen to ensure that there […]

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  • Libra Onlus Project: “Sapori di Libertà”/Taste of Freedom”

    “Sapori di Libertà” envisages the renovation of the south section of the Mantova Penitentiary in order to realize a new kitchen, a dining hall and a new workshop artisan bakery area managed by prisoners. During the project, 10 detainees have been involved in a 2000 hours professional master focused on buildings and renovation skills that […]

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  • IX Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia New and Old Forms of Victimization: Challenges for Victimology Theory and Practice

    It is our pleasure to invite you to the IX Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia New and Old Forms of Victimization: Challenges for Victimology Theory and Practice, which will be held on 29th and 30th November 2018 in Belgrade. Within the main Conference topic, the focus will be on reconsidering and reimagining […]

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  • Raising Awareness on Victims’ Rights in Serbia

    The Multi Donor Trust Fund for Justice Sector Support (MDTF-JSS) in partnership with the Victimology Society of Serbia implemented the project Raising awareness on victims’ rights in Serbia. The project was implemented from December 2017 to July 2018. It particularly focused on the work on the ground with civil society organisations and local state institutions as […]

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  • WEISSER RING publishes a Draft for a new Victim Compensation Act

    For several years, there is a movement to improve compensation for victims of crime in Germany. As the only federal Victim Support Organization in Germany with more than 40 years of experience in victim support and the Victim Compensation Law, WEISSER RING has decided to actively take part in this process. For this purpose WEISSER […]

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