FJC Europe FJC Europe

European Alliance
for Hope and

There is A BETTER WAY to give extra hope to each victim of domestic violence…
The European Family Justice Center Alliance aims to develop and support local
Family Justice Centers all over Europe that help victims and their children find
all services they need in ONE PLACE: medical professionals, caretakers, counselors,
advocates, prosecutors, police officers and others.

Advisory Committee

The Advisory board members are:

> Chairwoman: Marijke Weewauters, Head of the federal unit on Genderbased Violence, Belgium
> Geert Vervaeke, Professor Law and Psychology, LINC, KULeuven, Belgium. Decaan, Tilburg Law School, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
> Ralf Puchert, Executive director European Network For Work With Perpetrators of Domestic Violence (EN WWP), Germany
> Magda De Meyer, European Women’s Lobby and Chair of the Dutch speaking Women’s Council, Belgium
> Gael Strack, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Alliance for HOPE International and U.S. International Family Justice Center Alliance

The tasks of the Advisory Committee are:

  • Promoting and strengthening the integration of the Family Justice Center model in Europe on professional, policy and political level
  • Advising the board of the EFJCA on strategic and policy matters