#WeAreFearless in Italy on Safer Internet Day 2021

In Italy, the Safer Internet Day (SID) 2021 event was hosted completely online and made available via live streaming. A debate took place between students, parents and teachers – the whole scholastic community – on how to help younger generations through a learning process on positive use of the web, the technological instruments available, and their role in good and appropriate use of the platforms.

Date 2021-04-12 Author Italian Safer Internet Centre Section awareness, sid Topic cyberbullying, media literacy/education Audience children and young people, organisations and industry, research, policy and decision makers, teachers, educators and professionals
View of the Coliseum in Rome

Along with the scholastic community, institutions and both public and private stakeholders have a key role in the Italian Safer Internet Centre’s actions. To highlight everyone’s work, two specific sections dedicated to the main stakeholders of the Italian Safer Internet Centre (SIC) have been created on the Generazioni Connesse website:

Other Safer Internet Day actions in Italy included the following.

Presentation of an ePolicy platform

An official register was created of every institution that has successfully completed a Generazioni Connesse course, producing an ePolicy document as a final result.

The Italian Safer Internet Centre supported schools in creating an eSafety Policy document

The Italian Safer Internet Centre supported schools in creating an eSafety Policy document

Presentation of survey data

To mark Safer Internet Day, a new survey was published: “Young and digital during COVID-19”. It was administered with the support of Skuola.net, Università degli Studi di Firenze, and Sapienza Università di Roma.

A new survey looked at the impact of COVID-19 on young people’s online habits

A new survey looked at the impact of COVID-19 on young people’s online habits

#WeAreFearless

A new season of the mini-series #WeAreFearless, which tackles key issues of being online such as cyberbullying and fake news, was launched.

A new season of the #WeAreFearless mini-series was launched on the occasion of Safer Internet Day 2021

A new season of the #WeAreFearless mini-series was launched on the occasion of Safer Internet Day 2021

Find out more about Safer Internet Day in Italy. Alternatively, find out more about the work of the Italian Safer Internet Centre, including its awareness raising, helpline, hotline and youth participation services – or find similar information for Safer Internet Centres throughout Europe.

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