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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Content with tag anti-bullying .

Web constable: Intervention is needed before bullying becomes a death sentence

  • Awareness
  • 18/01/2019
  • Estonian Safer Internet Centre

In recent years, Estonia (like the world in general) has seen growing interest in the topic of suicide, which has brought with it an increase in self-harming and games such as Blue Whale, but also tragic consequences and deaths. For Maarja Punak, Web Constable in Estonia, online media are partly to blame.

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COFACE-Families Europe – November 2018 newsletter now published

COFACE-Families Europe has recently published the November edition of its newsletter.

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French youth panel: Combating cyberbullying

  • Awareness
  • 04/09/2018
  • French Safer Internet Centre

In 2018, French awareness centre "Internet sans crainte" held a youth panel about cyberbullying in Meaux, Seine-et-Marne.

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New cyberbullying guidance and resources for schools

  • Awareness
  • 28/11/2016
  • UK Safer Internet Centre

To support schools develop effective strategies to understand, prevent and respond to cyberbullying, Childnet, as part of the UK Safer Internet Centre (SIC), have launched their new cyberbullying guidance along with a practical toolkit for teachers.

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ENABLE fosters tolerance and mutual respect as an antidote to bullying

A meeting in Zagreb under the patronage of Croatian President Mrs Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović brought together experts, teachers and youth from more than a dozen countries worldwide last week. The event was supported by the European Commission and leading European and international institutions, including the Council of Europe, Ministries of Education and Ombudsmen from across the EU, as well as leading players from industry.

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A magazine on safe internet use

  • Awareness
  • 14/07/2016
  • Icelandic Safer Internet Centre

Home and School and SAFT (the Icelandic Safer Internet Centre (SIC)) have recently signed an agreement with Vodafone regarding the publication of a special magazine on the responsible and positive internet use of children and young people and other educational resources. 

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Lithuanian ‘Action Week WITHOUT BULLYING 2016'

  • Helplines
  • 11/07/2016
  • Lithuanian Safer Internet Centre
From 14-20 March 2016, the annual ‘Action Week WITHOUT BULLYING', initiated by the emotional support service Child Line (the helpline operating as part of the Lithuanian Safer Internet Centre (SIC)) took place throughout Lithuania for the seventh time. 
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We say ‘No' to discrimination

The United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is an opportunity to renew our commitment to building a world of justice and equality where xenophobia and bigotry do not exist.

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