On Tuesday, 11th of February, 17 members of the IMPRODOVA Consortium met in Amsterdam to discuss the current status of IMPRODOVA research. The main focus was on discussing the most suitable approaches for closing existing knowledge gaps of the various frontline responders by development of an online learning platform as well as a risk assessment module that will be available for practitioners.
French key stakeholders got information on the evolution of IMPRODOVA’s work on the improvement of response to domestic abuse on 21.01.2020 in Paris.
On the 21st of November, Prof. Dr. Dr. Bettina Pfleiderer and Lisa Richter from the WWU team presented first results of the IMPRODOVA work to practitioners from the medical profession.
At November 20, in Paris a workshop for policy makers and police professionals will deal with the reception of DV victims and how to improve FLR response at home and at police stations.
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Police Scotland and their commitment to tackling domestic abuse has been shortlisted for a World Class Policing Award.
In June, IMPRODOVA partner CREOGN launched the workshop “Violences Intrafamiliales: Reflexion Sur L’Intervention” with approximately 120 attendees.
The French TV station France24 broadcasts each Friday a program called “The 51 Percent”. Hosted by Annette Young, the programs topics are women’s rights and women who are reshaping the world of today. On Friday, 30.08.2019 at 4:40 pm Paris time our coordinator Prof. Dr. Joachim Kersten spoke about femicides, domestic abuse and the IMPRODOVA project. The topic domestic abuse was chosen by France24 as a special issue in view of the French governments upcoming dedicated meeting on domestic violence and femicides in France on Sept 3rd 2019.
Researching interagency cooperation with its opportunities and challenges is the main focus of IMPRODOVA. In this regard, Jean-Marc Jaffré discusses the cooperation in British MARACs and draws conclusions for potential adaption of the MARAC approach to the French situation.