NEWS

On this page, you'll find a selection of general news articles corresponding to creating a safer and better internet for children and young people.

Further articles by stakeholder group - awareness raising, helplines, hotlines, industry, research and youth - are available in the practice section.

If you are interested in contributing content to the Better Internet for Kids portal and associated communication channels, please contact us at bik-content@eun.org.

The 10th International Conference ‘Keeping Children and Young People Safe Online'

For the tenth time already, experts from all over Europe have gathered to discuss both the biggest safety threats on the internet, as well as the latest trends and possibilities for using new technologies by children and young people. 

Read more

Copyright reform: Unlocking copyright for users?

  • News
  • 16/09/2016
  • BIK team

Looking at the current European agenda, copyright has become one of the prevailing trending topics especially due to its multiple associations with other action lines of the Digital Single Market strategy.  

Read more

Youth participation in review

  • Youth
  • 16/09/2016
  • BIK team

Youth participation in the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) agenda allows young people to express their views and exchange knowledge and experiences concerning their use of online technologies, as well as tips on how to stay safe.

Read more

New study on cyberbullying among young people

  • Research
  • 15/09/2016
  • European Parliament

The European Parliament's Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs has recently published a study titled ‘Cyberbullying among young people'. The study provides an overview of the extent, scope and forms of cyberbullying in the EU, taking into account the age and gender of victims and perpetrators as well as the medium used.

Read more

Modernisation of the EU copyright rules

  • News
  • 15/09/2016
  • BIK team

On the occasion of the State of the Union Address 2016 on 14 September 2016, the European Commission set out new proposals on the modernisation of copyright, bringing tools for innovation to education, research and cultural institutions, and clearer rules to all online players.

Read more

Celebrating the International Day of Democracy

"Let us rededicate ourselves to democracy and dignity for all" were words used by the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on this International Day of Democracy, focusing on Democracy and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Read more

Teens' concerns about online safety

When it comes to personal online safety, teenagers appear to be aware of the possible imminent risks that they may encounter on the internet just as much as adults.

Read more

Children's Internet Summit of China 2016

Although having its roots in Europe, the Better Internet for Kids agenda – and related services – often join forces with similar organisations across the globe to raise awareness of safe and responsible use of online and mobile technologies among children and young people.

Read more

UNICEF launches ‘Tools of the Trade'

In July 2016, UNICEF launched ‘Tools of the Trade' , a series of tools that provides guidance for how ICT companies can adopt or refine their policies, strategies and programmes to reduce risks or maximise opportunities for children. 
Read more

Better Internet for Kids - project review 2015-16

Following a succession of Safer Internet programmes from 1999 to 2013, the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) project is the latest European Commission-funded initiative aimed at creating a better internet for Europe's children and youth. A project review has recently been published, providing an overview of the project and describing some of the highlights so far.
 
Read more
Showing 1,011 - 1,020 of 1,312 results.
Items per Page 10
of 132

Subscribe to our RSS feed.