Applying the method of court watch for monitoring the implementation of the Law on protection against DV

Aims and objectives

Aims and objectives- To improve the effectiveness of protection of victims of DV in Varna courts. To raise the awareness of judges and prosecutors on the issue of victims’protection. To raise the visibility and publicity of justice done in cases of DV. To train continuously volunteers monitors. To transfer the experience of US practiced court watch.

Results and impact

Results- increased and continuous awareness of the judiciary, more effective protection of victims, directing the latter for further protection by NGOs and police, awareness of media and society in Varna

Creator/owner/responsible institution

SOS- Families at risk- Varna

Stakeholder, Firstname: Anna

Stakeholder, Family name: Nikolova

Additional information

Nuts code: BG331

Eige's good practice: yes