Creating a safer and better internet for children and young people

The Better Internet for Kids portal provides information, guidance and resources on better internet issues from the joint Insafe-INHOPE network of Safer Internet Centres in Europe, and other key stakeholders.

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Safer Internet Forum 2020

Focusing on Digital (dis)advantage, this year's SIF will take place online on 25-26 November 2020 with additional side events.

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Coronavirus

The pandemic has presented some new online challenges. Find help and guidance.

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Illegal content online

INHOPE - the International Association of Internet Hotlines - leads the fight against child sexual abuse material (CSAM) online.

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Want to stay up to date on topical online safety issues?

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Some online challenges can be fun but some can be extremely dangerous, while the number of views and likes received is seen as an important part of the whole process.

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Online reputation refers to the information that can be found about an individual online, which can be used by others to build up a picture of the person in question.

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Want to find out more about Safer Internet Centre (SIC) services and resources in your country?

Check out your SIC profile page to connect with national resources and sources of support, providing awareness raising, helpline, hotline and youth participation services.

Calendar

Discover a range of events, actions and international days which touch upon safer and better internet issues.

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Stay up to date

Stay up to date with the latest news, events and campaigns on safer and better internet issues.

Events and campaigns

European Cyber Security Month

October marks the European Union's 8th European Cybersecurity Month, promoting online security among EU citizens.

EU Code Week

EU Code Week is a grassroots initiative which aims to bring coding and digital literacy to everybody in a fun and engaging way. The 2020 edition runs from 10-25 October.

Safer Internet Forum

Registration is now open for this year's edition of Safer Internet Forum, which will take place online towards the end of November with the theme of "Digital (dis)advantage: creating an inclusive world for children and young people online".

Discover more from Better Internet for Kids

Find resources, videos, events, and guides all designed to help us all contribute to creating a safer and better internet for children and young people

Are you looking for lesson plans, resources and videos to use in the classroom or at home?

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Want to stay up to date with key events in the online safety calendar?

Visit the events calendar

Want the lowdown on the latest apps and platforms, and where to get help with them?

Check out the guide to apps

Our quarterly bulletin can help you stay up to date on topical better internet issues

Browse the archive of bulletins