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.

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Kids and apps: exciting and safe fun

  • Awareness
  • 08/02/2016
  • Application Developers Alliance

The Application Developers Alliance is a supporter of Safer Internet Day. In this blog post, they share their ethos on app development:

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Growing up online with the Web We Want!

To mark Safer Internet Day (SID), European Schoolnet, Google and Liberty Global have created a new social media campaign aimed at raising awareness of the engaging Web We Want resource for teachers.

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Celebrating Safer Internet Day with children and young people across Europe!

  • News
  • 05/02/2016
  • BIK team
This year, SID will take place on 9 February 2016 with a theme of 'Play your part for a better internet' and will see online and offline activities organised across the whole world.
 
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Austrian youth play their part for a better internet

  • News
  • 05/02/2016
  • Youth panellist

We hear from our youth panellist from Austria, Lili, who shares with us how she is playing her part for a better internet.

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European Financial Coalition soon to become permanent project under Europol's European Cybercrime Centre (EC3)

How do we collectively disrupt the business model behind child sexual exploitation? And for payment services and law enforcement, how to track the financial flows in indecent profits and all together prevent children from being used as commodities?

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Data protection and ethics: bridging the gap in the data-driven world

Considering that the data driven economy is growing fast and so are its adjacent challenges, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been placed in the spotlight especially after new EU rules on data protection aim to put the citizen back in the driving seat, according to the European Parliament's press release in December 2015.

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Bulgarian Safer Internet Centre participates in No Hate Speech Movement 2016-2017

  • Awareness
  • 29/01/2016
  • Bulgarian Safer Internet Centre

An inaugural meeting of the National Coordination Committee of the Council of Europe's ‘No Hate Speech Movement 2016-2017' took place on 28-29 January 2016 in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria. The Bulgarian Safer Internet Centre (SIC) joined the initiative and became a member of the Coordination Committee.

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10 years celebrating Data Protection Day

Data Protection Day (or Data Privacy Day, as it is known outside of Europe) is a global, annual celebration marking the anniversary of the signing of the Council of Europe's Convention 108, the first legally binding international treaty dealing with privacy and data protection, on 28 January 1981. 

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The Greek ‘The Grocery Store' video spot wins first place in the Miler international competition

  • Awareness
  • 28/01/2016
  • Greek Safer Internet Centre

The already double-awarded short movie ‘The Grocery Store' won yet another distinction as the best media literacy digital resource in the Miler competition launched by the Evens Foundation and the Modern Poland Foundation.

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Internet Governance Week in Brussels, 25 – 29 January 2016

Following various events towards the end of 2015, such as the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in November and the review of the World Summit on Information Society (WSIS) by the UN General Assembly in December, and summing up the EU Digital Single Market strategy, the last week of January 2016 has been dedicated to debating internet governance issues by EU policy makers in Brussels.

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