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Serbian Ministry of Interior promoted human rights for victims of domestic violence

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Gender-based and domestic violence
Subject
Gender-based and domestic violence
Date(s)
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Region
South-Eastern Europe
Keywords
domestic violence, human rights violations, victims, human rights

Summary

From 9 to 12 June, the Mission in Serbia, in co-operation with the Ministry of Interior (MoI) organized a training course for Police Victim Coordinators in the MoI on the introduction of standard interviewing techniques in line with the best international practices, based on the PEACE (PEACE: Preparation and Planning, Engage and Explain, Account, Closure, Evaluation It is an investigative interviewing models developed in the United Kingdom.) model. The event gathered a group of 12 Victim Coordinators from Prijepolje, Smederevo, Krusevac, Jagodina, Sremska Mitrovica and Sabac. By implementing standardized police interviewing techniques for victims of crime, the MoI aims to improve human rights protection and promote Serbia’s adherence to the European Convention on Human Rights.

Information

Added on
03 Aug 2016
Origin
OSCE Mission to Serbia
Region
Serbia
Keywords
domestic violence, human rights violations, victims, human rights
Rights
OSCE