The International Observatory of Violence in School - IOVS

 IJVS n°16 - October 2015 - Special number   

"Daring to interact with different others :
 A new challenge for a caring school environment."

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IJVS n°15 - September 2015 

The International Journal of Violence and Schools (IJVS) number 15 is online.

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Lima's Declaration


The 6th World Conference on "Violence in Schools and Public Policies" has been jointly organized by the International Observatory of Violence in Schools and the MINEDU (Peruvian Ministry of Education)
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Superb 6th World Conference on "Violence in Schools and Public Policies" jointly organized by the International Observatory of Violence in Schools and the Peruvian Ministry of Education. 1,000 participants from 25 different countries, beautiful scientific contributions and productive exchanges, delegates mix (researchers, decision makers, professionals) and…a very positive climate!

In the name of the Scientific Committee of the IOVS

Thank you to all of you who contributed

Catherine Blaya


VI World Congress on School Violence and Public Policies:
     From Violence to School Well-being
(Lima, 20-22.05.15) – Call for Proposals

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New Publications

"Structural validation and cross-cultural robustness of the European Cyberbullying Intervention Project Questionnaire "

Rosario Del Rey, José A. Casasb, Rosario Ortega-Ruiz, Anja Schultze-Krumbholz, Herbert Scheithauer, Peter Smith, Fran Thompson, Vassilis Barkoukis, Haralambos Tsorbatzoudis, Antonella Brighi, Annalisa Guarini, Jacek Py?alski, Piotr Plichta (2015)

Computers in Human Behavior (Impact Factor: 2.27). 09/2015; 50:141 - 147. DOI: 10.1016/j.chb.2015.03.065

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Paz Elipe1, Joaquín A. Mora-Merchán, Rosario Ortega-Ruiz and José A. Casas (2015)

Front. Psychol. 6:486. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00486

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The anti-bullying national award ceremony was held on the 3rd of April 2015 at the lycée Henri the 4th in Paris, in presence of the French Minister of Education, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, and the delegate Minister Eric Debarbieux. Each year, this prize is issued to students for the best videos or posters productions.

This project was open to youth from 8 to 18 years and involved thousands
of students in 26 academies. Over 800 classes of students together with their teachers from 26 Academies took part. 10 prizes were issued at the national and 26 at the regional level.

Pr Catherine Blaya, President of the IOVS, was member of the national jury."


The IOVS adopted the Respect Zone label

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