• VSE presents Annual Report 2015

    VSE is proud to present the Annual Report 2015. In 2015 we have carried out a large number of activities to develop and strengthen our network, better represent victims across Europe, support implementation of victims’ rights and develop the capacity of organisations and governments around Europe to deliver support for victims. Read all about it in the full report! 

    News 28 Jul, 2016

  • 7th Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia

    The Victimology Society of Serbia will held their 7th Annual Conference “Security and victimization: Challenges of social reaction and victims’ protection” on 24th and 25th November 2016 in Belgrade The conference aims to bring together experts and researchers, who deal both theoretically and practically and from the perspective of different disciplines with victims’ rights and […]

    News 27 Jul, 2016

  • Solidarity with victims of attacks in Germany

    Over the last days Germany has been confronted with several terrible attacks. Many have lost their lives and dozens have been injured. 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 […]

    News 25 Jul, 2016

  • Amber Alert Europe launches videos on topics related to missing children

    Amber Alert Europe launched a prevention campaign with interesting videos for parents and caregivers on issues with information and tips for parents on issues related to missing children. One video provides tips for parents on how to prevent their children from going missing during the holidays. It is available in English, Czech , Dutch , Estonian,  German,  Greek, Polish, Romanian, Serbian and Slovak A second video concerns […]

    News 19 Jul, 2016

  • Victim Support Europe presents EU initiatives on Violence Against Women in regional Parliamentary Conference in Tunis, Tunisia

    Victim Support Europe was invited by the European Parliament’s Directorate-General for External Policies of the Union to the Parliamentary Conference ‘Maghreb en mouvement : de la criminalisation des violences faites aux femmes à la mise en œuvre’ in Tunis, Tunisia. The conference focused on violence against women (VAW) and the local legislative initiatives on the […]

    News 18 Jul, 2016

  • Coping following a terrorist attack – guide

    Victims of the terrrible attack in Nice, witnesses of the attack or its aftermath, or those close to any of the victims will be affected by the attack in different ways. Find out more about normal reactions, what to expect and where to get help if you need it.   Reactions to terrorist attacks When […]

    News 15 Jul, 2016

  • Solidarity with victims of Nice attack and info for victims

    Our deepest sympathies and condolences go out to the victims and their families and to France, following the horrific attack in Nice. VSE condemns this barbaric act and stands in solidarity with the victims of this attack and with people around the world affected by terrorism. Help for Victims Victims and families members can call […]


  • Call for Practices: Prevention and fight against racism, xenophobia, homophobia and all other forms of intolerance

    Have you implemented a project combatting crime and misdemeanors motivated by racism, xenophobia and all other forms of intolerance at a local level in Europe? Why not participate in the Efus Call for Practices for the Prevention and Fight against racism, xenophobia, homophobia and all other forms of intolerance. Efus and eight European organisations are […]

    News 20 Jun, 2016

  • Solidarity with victims of hateful attack in Orlando

    On Sunday 12 June 2016 a terrible mass shooting took place in Orlando, United States. The hateful attack targeted a community of LGBTI persons claiming many lives and leaving many others injured. Victim Support Europe deplores these hateful attacks and we convey our deepest sympathies to the bereaved families and the injured victims. We stand in solidarity […]

    News 14 Jun, 2016

  • Looking back on a fantastic #VSE2016 Annual Conference – Connect and Commit

    On 25 and 26 May Victim Support Europe and Slachtofferhulp Nederland organised the Annual Victim Support Europe Conference. We welcomed 225 people from all over Europe and the world in the beautiful Muntgebouw in Utrecht. In this unique setting VSE members, practioners, academics, policy makers, lawyers, victims, colleagues and other people interested in victim issues […]

    News 3 Jun, 2016

  • Victim Support Europe Conference 2016 taking place 25 & 26 May

    25 May 2016: The Victim Support Europe Annual Conference 2016 is taking place today and tomorrow in the Muntgebouw in Utrecht, Netherlands. Theme of the conference is ‘Taking victim support to the next level: connect and commit’. The VSE 2016 conference focuses on two issues: what is necessary to connect the victim support organisations in […]

    News 25 May, 2016

  • Project IVOR – Implementing victim-oriented reform of the criminal justice system in the European Union

    Project IVOR, was promoted by APAV, with the partnership of International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT), University of Leuven (KU Leuven) and Victim Support Europe, and co-financed by the European Commission. Project IVOR – Implementing victim-oriented reform of the criminal justice system in the European Union (2014-2016) offers an overview of current research into and with […]

    News 6 May, 2016