Crime victims

 

 

Reference Documents

COUNCIL OF EUROPE

 

Conventions

 

Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse [CETS No.: 201]

 

Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings [CETS No.: 197]

 

Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention of Terrorism [CETS No. 196]

 

Convention on Contact concerning Children [CETS No.: 192]

 

European Convention on the Compensation of Victims of Violent Crimes [CETS No.: 116]

 

Committee of Ministers

 

Progress report of the CODEXTER on future priority areas for the work of the Council of Europe in the fight against terrorism - CM(2005)172 Addendum 16 November 2005

 

Third Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Council of Europe (Warsaw, 16-17 May 2005) - Action Plan - CM(2005)80 final 17 May 2005

 

Guidelines of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on the protection of victims of terrorist acts - 2 March 2005

 

Guidelines of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on Human rights and the fight against terrorism - 11 July 2002

 

Recommendations

 

Recommendation Rec(2006)8 on assistance to crime victims

 

Recommendation Rec(2005)9 on the protection of witnesses and collaborators of justice

 

Recommendation Rec(2002)5 on the protection of women against violence

 

Recommendation Rec(2001)16 on the protection of children against sexual exploitation

 

Recommendation N° R (2000) 11 on action against trafficking in human beings for the purpose of sexual exploitation

 

Recommendation No. R (99) 19 concerning mediation in penal matters

 

Recommendation N° R (97) 13 concerning the intimidation of witnesses and the rights of the defence

 

Recommendation N° R (91) 11 concerning sexual exploitation, pornography and prostitution of, and trafficking in children and young adults

 

Recommendation N° R (85) 11 on the position of the victim in the framework of criminal law and procedure

 

Recommendation N° R (85) 4 on violence in the family

 

Recommendation No. R (83) 7 on participation of the public in crime policy

 

Parliamentary Assembly

 

Recommendation 1778 (2007) on Child victims: stamping out all forms of violence, exploitation and abuse

 

Recommendation 1777 (2007) on Sexual assaults linked to “date-rape drugs”

 

Resolution 1530 (2007) Child victims: stamping out all forms of violence, exploitation and abuse

 

Parliamentary Report 11118 on Child victims: stamping out all forms of violence, exploitation and abuse

 

Recommendation 1583 (2002) on Prevention of recidivism in crimes against minors

 

Recommendation 1582 (2002) on Domestic violence against women

 

Recommendation 1426 (1999) on European democracies facing up to terrorism

 

Council of Europe - Ministers of Justice and Interior

 

27th Conference of European Ministers of Justice, 12-13 October 2006, Yerevan (Armenia): “Victims: place, rights and assistance” - Resolution No. 1 on victims of crime

 

Third High-level multilateral meeting of the Ministries of the Interior, 17 -18 March 2005, Warsaw (Poland): Fight against terrorism and organised crime to improve security in Europe - Resolution

 

Integrated Project 2: Responses to violence in everyday life in a democratic society

Ad hoc Conference of European ministers responsible for the prevention of violence in everyday life (Oslo, Norway, 7-9 November 2004) - Resolution on the prevention of everyday violence in Europe

 

European Committee on Legal Co-operation (CDCJ)

 

Report on indemnifying victims of terrorism: a Comparative Survey for the European Committee on Legal Co-operation (CDCJ) by Mr Bernhard A. KOCH, European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law, Austria – CDCJ-BU(2006) 19

 

Draft Opinion on Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1778 (2007) Child victims: stamping out all forms of violence, exploitation and abuse – CDCJ (2007) 5 rev.2

 

European Committee On Crime Problems (CDPC)

 

Group of Specialists on the Assistance to Victims (PC-S-AV)

Summary Report of the 5th and final meeting, Strasbourg, 15-16 March 2006 – PC-S-AV(2006)9

 

Group of Specialists on the Assistance to Victims (PC-S-AV)

Report on the assistance to victims of terrorism to the CODEXTER and the CDPC – PC-S-AV (2005) 7

 

Expertise “Victims of Terrorism - Policies and Legislation in Europe” An Overview on Victim Related Assistance and Support by Hans-Joerg ALBRECHT and Michael KILCHLING, Max-Planck-Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law – PC-S-AV (2005) 4

 

Criminological Scientific Council (PC-CSC)

The relevance today of Recommendation N° R(87)21 on assistance to victims and prevention of victimisation by Dame Helen Reeves - PC-CSC (2003) 1

 

Committee of Experts on Terrorism (CODEXTER)

 

Publication: Victims – Support and Assistance

 

CODEXTER (2006) 57 – 11th meeting report 4-6 December 2006

 

CODEXTER (2005) 36 – 10th meeting report 19-21 June 2006

 

CODEXTER (2005) 34 – 9th meeting report 9-10 November 2005

 

CODEXTER (2005) 30 - protection and compensation of victims of terrorism: Sweden

 

CODEXTER (2005) 27 - protection and compensation of victims of terrorism: Romania (French only)

 

CODEXTER (2005) 20 - protection and compensation of victims of terrorism: United Kingdom

 

CODEXTER (2005) 15 - protection and compensation of victims of terrorism: Turkey

 

CODEXTER (2004) 32 - protection and compensation of victims of terrorism: Norway

 

CODEXTER (2004) 15 - Victims of terrorism protection framework in Spain

 

CODEXTER (2004) 13 - The compensation and status of the victims of acts of terrorism in France

 

Country profiles on counter-terrorist capacity – see CODEXTER website at: http://www.coe.int/T/E/Legal_Affairs/Legal_co-operation/Fight_against_terrorism/4_Theme_Files/Country_Profiles/

 

Task Force to Combat Violence against Women, including Domestic Violence
(EG-TFV)

 

Legislation in the member states of the Council of Europe in the field of violence against women: Volume I: Albania to Ireland – January 2007

 

Legislation in the member states of the Council of Europe in the field of violence against women: Volume II: Italy to United Kingdom – January 2007

 

Selection of International Instruments and Declarations relevant to Combating Violence against Women – EG-TFV (2006) 4

 

Information document on the Council of Europe’s action to combat violence against women - EG-TFV (2006) 2 rev

 

Information document on the membership, expected results and working methods of the EG-TFV- EG-TFV (2006) 1 rev 2

 

Combating violence against women:  Stocktaking study on the measures and actions taken in Council of Europe member States - CDEG (2006)3