Support and Legal Services for Victims of Hate Crime
Duration November 2014 to February 2016
Project leader: Hellenic League for Human Rights.
Partners: Médecins du Monde, Greek Council of refugees, Greek Forum of Refugees, Colour Youth, Metadrasi, Daycare Center BABEL.
This project constitutes a complete provision of support and legal services for victims of hate crime, contributing to recognize, record, and address hate crime in a comprehensive way. It is constituted by the following stages: 1. Recognizing and reporting, 2. First-instance medical aid, 3. First-instance legal aid and support, 4. Continuous psychosocial support, 5. Legal representation of the victims, and 6. Drafting a report with the outcomes and results of advocacy activities. It is a comprehensive system for recognizing; recording and addressing hate crime, and will be placed under the auspices of the Racist Violence Recording Network.