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- 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.Read more
COFACE-Families Europe has recently published the November edition of its newsletter.Read more
- French Safer Internet Centre
In 2018, French awareness centre "Internet sans crainte" held a youth panel about cyberbullying in Meaux, Seine-et-Marne.Read more
- 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.Read more
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.Read more
- 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.Read more
- Lithuanian Safer Internet Centre
- BIK team
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.Read more