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The Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family (APHVF), Cyprus, is the only NGO in the field of dealing with domestic violence in Cyprus since 1990.APHVF operates the National Help Line 1440 (24/7) for domestic violence issues and provides counselling services and support to both victims and perpetrators, operates an SMS service and a live chat service, organizes educational/preventative trainings/seminars/workshops by qualified scientific personnel to professionals, organizations, universities, volunteers, youth, children, teachers, general public, professional bodies etc. APHVF operates the only 3 shelters in Cyprus for victims of domestic violence (women and their…

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Bournemouth University (BU), United Kingdom, has more than 19,000 students and we are ranked as one of the top 100 young universities in the world. We have achieved a silver award in the Teaching Excellence Framework. Our research shapes and changes the world around us, providing solutions to real-world problems and informing the education we deliver.Our students are a key part of the research we conduct, co-creating knowledge with us and playing a crucial role in everything that we do. In the Research Excellence Framework 2014 96% of our research was defined as internationally recognised or higher, with 72% deemed to have an outstanding or very considerable impact on…

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Centro Ascolto Uomini Maltrattanti (CAM), Italy, an association established in November 2009 in Florence, Italy. It is the first Center to be born at a national level for men who engage in violence in intimate relationships. The Center was born from the work experiences of anti-violence centers, it was in fact promoted, in the initial phase, by the Artemisia women support services in Florence.

The Mission is the promotion, contrast, intervention and prevention on issues of violence against women and minors through the implementation of change programs aimed at men who act violently in emotional…

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The Union of Women Associations of Heraklion Prefecture (UWAH), Greece, is an NGO, established in 2001, operating in Heraklion, Crete, Greece. UWAH is active at the promotion and protection of women’s and children rights and the promotion of gender equality in Heraklion municipality, Crete region and beyond. The major activity of the organisation is to provide support services to women victims of domestic and intimate partner violence and their children. Support services are available free of charge through the SOS Helpline (24/7 emergency help line) operation, for reporting domestic violence incidents and receiving support; the Shelter for victims of…

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European Knowledge Spot (E.K.S), Greece, is an independent social non-profit organization with its basis in Athens. It was found in March 2019 and it is mostly activated in issues concerning, discrimination, human rights, social ecology, and free, equal and quality education for all.

Our expertise:

• Social Justice and Fundamental Rights

Tackling stereotypes regarding gender, race and religion and reinforcing values of equality, non-discrimination, inclusion, human dignity, intercultural dialogue and democracy.

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The Social and Medical Services Directorate is the main public provider of social and medical services and social benefits at local level (Cluj-Napoca). The institution was created in 2008 and it is subordinated to the Local Council of the Municipality of Cluj-Napoca. The institution is funded from the local budget. Its mission is identifying the social problems and needs of the community; finding the proper solutions regarding child and family protection, the elderly, persons with disabilities and other persons in need or vulnerable groups; social and community development, prevention and management of social risks. Its actions are directed towards the individual, the family, the…

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