Policies

2004 Crime Prevention Awards / Prix belge de la prévention de la criminalité

Last 15 October, the Secretariat for Prevention Policy (SPP) organised the award of the Belgian Prevention Prize. Out of the 29 projects submitted, five were nominated by an independent jury, and three projects finished in first place ex aequo: Mons … More

The Permanent Secretariat of Prevention Policy (Website)

Founded in 1994, the Permanent Secretariat for Prevention Policy (PSPP) is a department of the Ministry of the Interior in charge of elaborating and co-ordinating crime prevention policy. Click here to discover the local community strategies (French).

Efus Country Profile: Austria

Last update : March 2008 (SE) 1.Crime statistics (Source: Bundesministerium für Inneres, 2007) Population (2007 estimate) : 8.316.487 Offences reported to the police (2007): 594.240 (approx. 7.000 per 100.000 inhabitants) Global tendency : +0.8% (since last year), but decrease over the … More

submit your initiatives for the 2006 Dubai International Award for Best Practices

 UN-HABITAT and Dubai Municipality invite you to submit your initiatives for the 2006 Dubai International Award for Best Practices in Improving the Living Environment and for inclusion in the next edition of the Best Practices database. Previous submitters are also … More

“Safer cities in United Nations”

In the last few years, Habitat, the United Nations’ special programme on urban development, has focused on urban safety. Inspired by Efus, the promotors are proposing a methodology to the Asian and African cities. The last meeting gathering the African cities was … More