Publish Year : 2013
Thematic Area: Planning and Budgeting
Language: English
Countries: Albania
Region: Europe and Central Asia
Resource type: Assessments and Analysis
Author: Mr. Rezart Xhelo

Description:

Knowing the economic costs of the activities of state institutions is necessary for budgeting addressing the implementation of the legislation against domestic violence. Therefore, in this document we have presented two study reports which provide data on the costs of the prevention of and fight against domestic violence in Albania, and help the calculation of the relevant expenses. The findings of this study will help strengthen the activity of the relevant authorities and will improve the efficiency of the state structures and of the services to victims. The study will help raise the awareness of the relevant institutions on the costs of domestic violence and further promote their activities for the prevention of and protection from domestic violence. The findings of the study will help the allocation of the necessary financial resources for the relevant state structures, as well as an effective intervention by non-for-profit organizations at national level.