This publication addresses judges and prosecutors involved in criminal cases, in cases that have as legal object to grant financial compensation to women victims of crime. It is also targeting lawyers that provide legal assistance to women victims of crime. The publication addresses topics such as European and national legal framework concerning financial compensation, relevant indicators and evidences to assess the pecuniary and non-pecuniary damages suffered by women victims of crime.
The publication was elaborated as part of the project JUSTICE FOR WOMEN – Towards a more effective rights protection and access to judicial procedures for victims of crimes that is implemented with the financial support of the Justice Programme of the European Union. The project is coordinated by Association Pro Refugiu Romania in partnership with Center for the Study of Democracy Bulgaria, Association Demetra Bulgaria, Centre for European Constitutional Law Greece, Italian Coalition for Civil Liberties and Rights, Association Trabe Iniciativas para la Economia Social y Solidaria Spain.