VSE 2016 Flipboard magazine Connect & Commit

214 Added | 11 Magazines | 84 Followers | @VSE2016 | News (multilingual, but mainly English and Dutch) concerning the Victim Support Europe Annual Conference 2016 on May 25 and 26 in Utrecht, The Netherlands.

C4 Report Workshop cross border victims support 26 may 2016

Workshop Report<p>An automatic text message with information on local victim support when you cross a border. A ‘victim bible’ in every hotel room. A dedicated expert/coordinator who manages cross border victim cases in each victim support organisation as part of an international network within the …

Bible

Congress VSE Utrecht may 2016 The look of inavem after the terrorist attacks in paris in november

Last year, terrorists struck twice indiscriminately on innocent people by surprise by attacking defenceless crowds in order to sow panic, terrorists seek to undermine our way of life ...<p>The terrorist’s acts make many victims, deceased people, the bereaved, injured or shocked people not to mention …

European History

Interview Harry Crielaars, President of Slachtofferhulp Nederland

B6 Sexual violence: the value of a victims perspective for society and in policymaking, healthcare, police and judicial work

(Liesbeth Kennes, Speaking for ourselves, wijsprekenvooronszelf.be)<p>In the field of sexual violence, expertise in diverse fields is available. We have noticed that the only voice that is seldomnly heard in society (and thus in its institutions) is this of the victims, of survivors of sexual assault. …

Public Administration

A1 Youngsters victimization prevention: how to prevent online grooming and unsafe behaviours

(Elise Corbari, LIBRA)<p>Youngsters are always “online”, how they use technology to improve their sexual knowledge? What is the meaning of online relations for adolescents? How can a victim support service prevent unsafe behaviours in order to make adolescents aware about potentialities and risks of …

Teens

Minder slachtoffers criminaliteit

In 2015 werd 18 procent van de bevolking slachtoffer van criminaliteit, een procent minder dan in het voorgaande jaar. De daling vond vooral plaats …

Victim Support & Victims Rights in Europe

Fresh Eyes on the Refugee Crisis: an Interdisciplinary Approach

The Dutch Young Academy, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the Global Young Academy hosted a two-day workshop of 20 academic …

North Africa

Human rights of refugee and migrant women and girls need to be better protected

For the first time since the beginning of the refugee and migrant crisis in Europe, women and children on the move outnumber adult men. While in 2015 …

Doctors Without Borders

‘Het is enorm belangrijk dat burgers hun verhaal kwijt kunnen’

<i>Tijdens en na een ramp hebben bestuurders een belangrijke rol. Hun taak: zichtbaar leidinggeven en de verschillende fases goed laten verlopen.</i><p>Een …

‘In no time was iedereen in paniek’

<i>De terroristische aanslagen in Parijs in november vorig jaar veroorzaakten wereldwijd een schokgolf. Vier Nederlandse vrienden overleefden het</i> …

A short A-Z on the EU Directive on Combating Terrorism

Today, on the 12th European Day for the Remembrance of Victims of Terrorism we are honouring and remembering all victims of Terrorism. We also heard …

Europe

‘Slachtoffers moeten weten waar ze aan toe zijn na ramp of crisis’

<i>Hoe verschillend ook, rampen en crises in Nederland hebben vaak één ding met elkaar gemeen. ‘De schadeafwikkeling pakt voor slachtoffers niet</i> …

‘Geef mensen informatie die hun zelfredzaamheid bevordert’

<i>Informatie over een ramp of aanslag moet accuraat zijn, op het juiste moment vrijkomen en precies afgestemd worden op de behoefte van de …

‘Het is hoog tijd voor een evaluatie van nazorg’

<i>Na rampen of grote crises volgen altijd allerlei onderzoeken. Naar de oorzaken, de gezondheidsrisico’s, de crisisbestrijding. Veel van deze</i> …

VS research finds people with disability at increased risk of violence

Research by Victim Support (VS) reveals that people with a limiting disability or illness are almost three and a half times more likely to suffer …

Criminology

Projeto IVOR - promoção de um sistema de Justiça Penal orientado para as vítimas de crime na União Europeia

2014 | 2016<p><b>Project IVOR - implementing Victim-Oriented Reform of the criminal justice system in the European Union</b><p><b>Objectivos:</b> análise e retrato dos …

Criminal Justice

FRA - Compendium of practices for combating hate crime

Crime

Compendium of practices | European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights

Europe

Victims of crime in the EU: the extent and nature of support for victims

Preface<p>Support services to victims of crime are essential to victims’ rights. Crime victims need support so they can access the justice system. This report by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) analyses victim sup‐ port services in the European Union (EU) and is an important …

Europe

Overvallen door de buurjongen

Practical guidance on preventing and responding to unaccompanied children going missing by Federica Toscano, Delphine Moralis, Jan Murk, Rebecca O’Donnell

<b>International Parental Child Abduction and Mediation</b> <i>by Nuria González Martín</i><p>The goal of this article is, first, to analyze the operation of the Hague …

Sociology

Plenary Sessions

Mark Cerón