Source: (1998) Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office for Victims of Crime.

This directory lists contact information for victim compensation programs in 29 countries, including the United States. The listing for each country includes available information like the following: eligibility requirements; claimants; procedures; benefits and award limits; compensable costs; emergency awards; funding sources; and specific contact information (addresses and phone numbers). Also, at the beginning of the directory is a table of most of the countries in the world, with a simple designation to show which countries provide or do not provide such compensation programs.

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