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الدعم الحكومي: النمسا

المساعدة الحكومية للضحايا

Victims of an intentionally committed criminal act are entitled to psycho-social and legal assistance according to the Austrian Code of Criminal Procedure (section 66). The Victims of Crime Act provides for financial compensation and social benefits if the victim suffered bodily harm as the result of an intentionally committed crime.

الموارد القانونية المتاحة للضحايا

All persons whose rights were infringed by the defendant(s) have the right to declare themselves a civil party to the criminal proceedings and to claim compensation (Austrian Code of Criminal Procedure, section 67).

التعاون مع المنظمات الأخرى

Non-governmental organizations or community-based organizations

The government works with non-governmental organizations supporting victims of crime.

International and/or regional organizations

Austria engages in discussions within the EU and in international fora, in particular the UN, the UN-Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, the OSCE etc with a view to strengthening support to victims of terrorism.

فعاليات

Not Forgotten: Stories of Remembrance from Victims of Terrorism

International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism 2020
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United Nations Annual Memorial Service, 19 April 2018

In annual memorial, UN pays tribute to 140 fallen staff members
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