Project information

Restorative Justice in Cases of Domestic Violence

The main objective of this EC funded project is to investigate regulations of restorative justice and mediation in their practical approaches concerning the abuses of women in the family, as well as understanding under what conditions Restorative Justice is appropriate.

2 years

Charity information: The IARS International Institute

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  • Need

    Need

    investigate regulations of restorative justice and mediation in their practical approaches concerning domestic abuses (be this gender specific or interfamilial), as well as understanding under what conditions restorative justice is appropriate.

    Solution

    The result will be a guide, with a set of recommendations based on evidence-based research and practice. The guide will aim to improve the knowledge of practitioners working in the field and will be written in English, Finnish, German, Dutch and Greek.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    The guide will aim to improve the knowledge of practitioners working in the field

    Activities

    » by identifying criteria for offering restorative approaches in accordance with the Victims Directive

    The project will be assisted by five European partners


  • Impact

    Impact

    The readiness and suitabilty of restorative justice in cases of domestic violence remains largely unexplored and indepth research is needed, as well as exchage of best practice throughout Europe.

    Risk

    cultural conflict

    Reporting

    newsletters, emails

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £3,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £3,000 event hold partners and practitioners event from 4 countries

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    EU £1,000 Guaranteed
  • Background

    Location

    London

    Beneficiaries

    support and protection of victims of crime

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Our Mission is to give everyone a chance to forge a safer, fairer and more inclusive society.We do this by producing evidence-based solutions to current social problems, sharing best practice, and by supporting young people and the community to shape decision-making from the bottom-up.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Dr. Theo Gavrielides

    Restorative justice expert