News

Dec 5, 2013

University of Alicante is member of the HOPE project.
 
University of Alicante has been one of the partners of the HOPE project.

The main task of this project is giving help to victims of abuse through vocational guidance and counselling.

The project has finished with the final conference in Vienna in November, but the project "will be alive through the website, in the server of the University during five more years".
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 24, 2013

Activities during the day to end violence against women.
 
High school "Sixto Marco" has celebrated yesterday an activity related with the Day to end violence against women. Monday November 25th is the D day against gender violence. The students consider abuse as a proof about the problems of our society.
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 22, 2013

Students organize activities against gender violence.
 
Students from "Sixto Marco" High school have organized different activities against gender violence. The students have read a text where abuse is considered a "shame for our society". They also planned music, poetry and dance shows.
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 21, 2013

Local Police report 152 new files about victims of abuse.
 
The Police department in charge of Violence, Women and Minors, has nowaday 152 new files related with victims of abuse since january 2013. They also have 63 actions related with gender abuse.
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 21, 2013

How to act with the victims of abuse.
 
The University Miguel Hernandez leads a European project for helping victims of abuse through vocational guidance.
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 21, 2013

Number of young women involved in gender violence increases.
 

 
In the town hall of Elche, the council members Maria Jose Lopez and Sebastian Polo present the results for 2013.
 
 
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 20, 2013

Better coordination in gender violence.
 

In order to have better results working with victims of violence, the Town hall of Elche and University Miguel Hernandez collaborate with a new center. The aim is to coordinate the differents police departments.
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 20, 2013

Center for police coordination in gender violence starts.
 
Today, the council member from Elche Maria Jose Lopez creates a center for police coordination related with gender violence.
 
Read more (Newspaper article in Spanish)

Nov 20, 2013

News from local TV.
 

 
The coordinator of the European project HOPE and council member from municipality of Elche Maria Jose Lopez explains the results of the projects and the main outputs.
 
 
Extract of the program (Spanish language)

Nov 19, 2013

University Miguel Hernandez presents the final products of HOPE.
 
University Miguel Hernandez presents the final products of the European project HOPE. Both, University of Alicante and Municipality of Elche present the main results of European project HOPE and the results during the conference in Vienna.
 
Read more (Press conference Town hall in Spanish)

Oct 11, 2013

University of Alicante presents course HOPE with the Regional Secretary for the Families and Solidarity.
 

 
University of Alicante and the director of the European project HOPE have been visited by the Regional Secretary for the Families and Solidarity, Illma. Mrs. Lucia Ceron Hernandez.
 
 
 
Read more (Internal report of University of Alicante)

Feb 21, 2013

Visit to Mandecentret in Copenhague.

A most interesting and relevant visit organised by Peter Plant concluded this day, which enabled the project team to take a more balanced view of domestic violence and other forms of psychological abuse and their impact upon men.

This will influence the way in which the pilot tests of the course are planned and delivered.

The team received copies of the presentations made during the visit by email afterwards from the coordinator.



Sep 29, 2012

Professional courses taylormade.
 

 
A group of 17 women at risk of social exclusion is participating in a course set up by the City to help them to get a job and to avoid exclusion.
 
 
 
Read more (newspaper article in Spanish ...)

Sep 29, 2012

Computer therapy.
 
The coordinator of the HOPE project, Maria José López, had the opportunity to talk in advance with the teacher and share some tools and methods developed in the HOPE project.
 
She also inaugurated the course giving a speech about the HOPE project.
 
Read more (newspaper article in Spanish ...)

Jun 04, 2012
First reports are here! Check Reports and find all the documents created by partners.
Please visit the "Reports" section of the web.

Mar 15, 2012

The City council of Elche is working on the European project "Hope" to assist and help victims of abuse.
 
Mª Jose Lopez, councilwoman of Elche, and lecturer of University Miguel Hernandez, is leading the European project HOPE.
 
She is back from the 2nd meeting held in Malmo on March 12th and 13th,2012.
Read more (newspaper article in Spanish ...)

Dec 5, 2011
Kick-off meeting in Spain. Maria Jose Lopez Sanchez hosts this first meeting in Elche.
You can view the dissemination section of this meeting and the main newspaper. Read more...

Contact Info
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Ms. Maria Jose Lopez
Dpt.of Economics Studies and Finance
Email: maria.lopez@umh.es

Phone: (+34) 96 665 8662
Fax: (+34) 96 665 8564

Contract reference:
516610-LLP-1-2011-1-ES-LEONARDO-LMP