Author Archives: Maria Traicheva

“Pro-active against Violence against Women” project

On November 1st, 2019, Animus Association Foundation, in partnership with Society and Safety Foundation, started the implementation of the “Pro-active against Violence against Women” project. It will continue for 36 months and is financially supported by Iceland, Lichtenstein, and Norway under the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area. Society and Safety Foundation is a non-governmental organization with public benefit […]

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First focus group for police officers on the topic of domestic violence

On January 9th, 2020, Animus Association Foundation, together with Society and Safety Foundation, organized the first focus group with police officers for the region of Sofia-city. The aim was to study the knowledge and attitudes of police officers on the topic of domestic violence, as well as to identify possible needs of additional training and information on the topic. There […]

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Info day workshop on the support of Victims of Crime in Bulgaria

Many victims of Crime in Bulgaria face difficulties in finding relevant support services, even after the transposal of the EU Directive in the Bulgarian legal order. Support services aimed at victims of crime focus on specific categories, therefore, they do not reach a wider spectrum of beneficiaries. The overall slow pace of justice administration remains a basic problem and contributes […]

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