Policies

Antwerp wins the Belgian Prevention Award 2013 with a one-stop-shop approach to combating domestic violence

              Brussels, 20 September 2013: The city of Antwerp’s project “CO3” was voted the winner of the 2013 Belgian Security and Crime Prevention Award. The prize was a cheque for 10,000 Euros to be … More

“From cities to Europe” Franco Corradini, Deputy Mayor of Reggio Emilia and Vice President of Efus

Living peacefully in urban areas is a necessity for citizens. It is in the cities, badly hit by the economic crisis, that we feel the need for an integrated planning process capable of ensuring that everyone has access to good … More

David Yansenne, a long-standing friend of the European Forum

Paris, September 2013- With the sudden death of David Yansenne, the European Forum lost a friend, and crime prevention, an ardent supporter. Thanks to his great professionalism, open-mindedness and strong people skills he developed a trustworthy and community-orientated police force. … More

The Spanish Forum launches ‘El blog americano’ dedicated to exchange between Latin America and Europe

Barcelona, Spain, August 2013 – The Spanish Forum for Prevention and Urban Security (FEPSU according to the Spanish acronym) launched on its website a blog dedicated to exchange between Latin America and Europe on issues of prevention and urban security. … More

El Salvador initiates a diploma in training in social prevention of violence, as part of the EUROsociAL II programme

San Salvador, El Salvador, 26 August 2013 – A new university degree in training in social prevention of violence was opened on 26 August 2013 at the University of El Salvador, as part of an initiative of the General Directorate … More