Victims’ Rights

The most up-to-date and relevant documents, press releases, academic comment, legislation, and case-law have been collated and organised here in this fully-searchable central storage space. Here you can get an overall sense of the information available in the area of victims' rights or quickly find a specific document.

Stockholm Programme

Victim’s Directive


Submissions & Publications

This section presents the reports produced by JUSTICIA European Rights Network on topics related to the Victims' Directive.

English Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

Estonian Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack , translated into Estonian, describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

Greek Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack , translated into Greek, describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

Hungarian Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack , translated into Hungarian, describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

Latvian Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack , translated into Latvian, describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

Lithuanian Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack , translated into Lithuanian, describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

Slovenian Know Your Rights on the Victims' Directive

This pack , translated into Slovenian, describes the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing of minimum standards on the rights, support and protection of victims of crime, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2001/220/JHA, hereafter the “Victims’ Directive”. This pack explains the rights, support and protection that a victim is entitled to receive before, during and for a period after criminal proceedings.This booklet is the second of a new JUSTICIA Know Your Rights Guide series on the area of EU criminal justice.

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