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21 Jul ‘Did you know?’ Thursdays

Giving Victims a Voice: Victim Impact Statements Since the emergence of the victim rights' movement in the 70's, there has been growing awareness about the importance of including victims in criminal proceedings. Nowadays, in most common law jurisdictions and in some civil law jurisdictions, victims have the opportunity...

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04 Jul PRESS RELEASE (Times of Malta): St. Joseph Blata l-Baja primary students win anti-bullying competition

From the Times of Malta, 01.07.2016, original article available at: http://bit.ly/29dKKt6 Grade 5 students at St. Joseph’s Blata L-Bajda primary school have won a inter-school anti-bullying art competition. The students' submission was judged was to be the most creative, original and effective entry into a Victim...

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06 Jun DV, DV, DV…

By Krista Tabone, SA Services Coordinator Domestic Violence is a concept requiring sincere attention within our society. Depending on one’s background, the term may breed sympathy, empathy, fear, anger, or tough reflection on causes and solutions. It’s a loaded term, which sparks many emotions, concerns, and...

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01 Jun Let’s T@lk!

By Karl Grech, VSO Coordinator I recently attended the T@LK Conference in Lisbon, representing Victim Support Malta (VSM). The Conference was an opportunity to bring together all the stakeholders involved in Project T@LK, an intra-European project focusing on online victim support, led by the Portuguese Association...

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