Types of Violence - - Europe

WAVE MAPPING Administrative data collection by women's support services in Europe: National women's helplines, women's Shelters, and women's centers

27.04.2016 / Created by (EMWF)

This mapping provides information on specialized services in different European countries provided to women who are victims of violence, such as: help lines, shelters and women´s centres. The data have been obtained through a questionnaire that was sent to 46 countries in Europe. The report gives an overview on the situation of data collection and identifies some current trends, opportunities and challenges. It aims to evaluate whether the services’ provision in these countries meets the need of women survivors of violence, operating to ensure the full respect of women’s rights.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Women against Violence Europe (WAVE)
  • Publishing house : Women against Violence Europe (WAVE)
  • Publication date : 2015
  • Number of pages : 35
  • Language : English


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