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  • Understanding Hate Crimes

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    This booklet aims to help police and prosecutors, legislators, local authorities and civil society organisations better understand the problem of hate crimes. It explains the significance of hate crimes and suggests how authorities and communities can prevent and better respond to hate crimes.

  • Freedom of Expression and Hate Speech

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    This brochure intends to make a distinction between freedom of expression and hate speech, both from a terminology and a legal point of view, as well as to differentiate them from other related concepts, such as defamation and insult.

  • United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and its Protocols

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    The purpose of this Convention is to promote cooperation to prevent and combat transnational organized crime more effectively. The Convention represents a major step forward in the fight against transnational organized crime and signifies the recognition by Member States of the seriousness of the problems posed by it, as well as the need to foster and enhance close international cooperation in order to tackle those problems.

  • Council of Europe Committee of Ministers Recommendation R(2000) 11 to Member States on action against trafficking in human beings for the purpose of sexual exploitation

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    Recommendation adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 19 May 2000 at the 710th meeting of the Ministers’ Deputies.

  • Guidelines for Crisis Communication

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    The Guide for Crisis Communication determines the procedures in relation to the coordination of communication, both internally and externally in case of crisis. It states the roles, responsibilities and protocol of communication with the target groups during the crisis.