Transilvania University of Braşov is the greatest and most reputed state- and state-accredited higher-education institution, in the Development Region - Centre. At present, it includes18 faculties, where almost 20.000 students are studying, under the supervision of more than 750 teaching staff - holders of discipline. The number of the university study programmes is of 109 Bachelor’s Degree Programmes, 70 Master’s Degree Programmes and 17 PhD domains.
In addition to the didactic activity, scientific research is an essential component of the activity deployed in Transilvania University of Braşov, being conducted by the teaching staff and the full-time researchers, via research Master’s Degree Programmes, PhD Programmes and post-PhD Programmes. In this line, the Research and Development Institute of Transilvania University of Braşov was established in 2012; Institute which is aimed at the smooth deployment of the scientific-research and technological-development activity, in the university’s excellence fields, with a view to developing high tech products and to promoting sustainable development. The institute currently brings together 27 scientific-research centres, both in technical fields and in humanities (Emerging Centre: Communication and Social Innovation, Emerging Centre: Positive Psychology and Education for a Sustainable Community, Research Centre: Life Quality and Human Performance etc.).
The Project expertise pertains to the Faculty of Sociology and Communication, through the Programme of Social Assistance (established in 2002) and of Sociology (since 1993) and to the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences, through the Psychology – Pedagogy Programmes (since 1999).
By the content of the curricula and of the syllabi, the didactic activity deployed within these two Faculties, targets the issue of domestic violence, in the light of the theoretical approaches, as well as of the strategies, methods and techniques of prevention / intervention. Since 2006, the students in Social Assistance within the Faculty of Sociology and Communication, have been involved and have participated in the organization of awareness-raising campaigns, as regards the domestic-violence and abuse phenomenon, on the “Day for the Elimination of Domestic Violence in Romania”, November 25th, and on the “Day for the Elimination of Violence against Children, in Romania”, June 5th.
The Project team members make the proof of a rich expertise, in terms of both theory and practice, in the field of domestic violence, as well as of a rich expertise, in the field of training.
The motivation of the Organization to implement the project is to approach a serious problem in Romania, a problem which affects the victims’ essential fundamental rights, to help strengthen the capacity of preventing, detecting and fighting against the domestic-violence phenomenon, by the transfer of specific knowledge and skills, and by the consolidation of the mutual relation between the theoretical and practical fields. It is well known that efficient practical intervention must be grounded in theoretical knowledge, whereas the practice in some field may contribute to the advancement of theory.
The motivation for the Project implementation also refers to strengthening the bilateral relations between the beneficiary State and the donor State, by the mutual exchange of theoretical and practical experience, with a view to reducing the disparities in the European Economic Area.Website
The Psychological-Research Centre is aimed at promoting research excellence in humanities and socio-economics.
Main activities: to form partnerships with expertise centres, training schools, NGOs and so forth; with a view to developing and optimizing intervention modalities in high-risk situations (for instance aggressiveness, domestic violence, discrimination etc.) and with specific organizations (Schools, NGOs, Rehabilitation Centres, Detention Centres etc.
Purposes of the Association
TISIP is a non-profit foundation, which has been conducting research and development projects, ever since 1985; as a satellite of South-Troendelag University College in Trondheim.
Its main activity consists in providing educational and training courses for governmental institutions, universities and for the business sphere. TISIP has a rich experience in regional, national și international projects.