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The 2019 Better Internet for Kids and #SaferInternet4EU report is out

The Better Internet for Kids (BIK) and #SaferInternet4EU review of the year 2019 was released on Tuesday, 11 February 2020, on the occasion of Safer Internet Day (SID). It gives an extensive summary of the activities undertaken under the BIK umbrella and in the framework of the #SaferInternet4EU campaign.

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"Bite Your Finger!" initiative in Latvia

  • Awareness
  • 26/12/2018
  • Latvian Safer Internet Centre

Latvian mobile communications operator BITE, in cooperation with the Latvian Safer Internet Centre (SIC), the State Children Rights Protection Inspectorate, and the State Police implemented an anti-cyberbullying initiative "Bite Your Finger!" to promote responsible use of mobile devices and the internet.

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Preventing child sexual abuse and exploitation in Finland

  • Hotlines
  • 27/06/2018
  • Child Protection and Finnish Hotline Unit

In the June 2018 edition of the BIK bulletin, we look at hotline trends and issues, hearing also from various members of the INHOPE hotline network. Here, we hear from the Child Protection and Finnish Hotline Unit on several of its approaches, including awareness-raising strategies.

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Successful Second Round Of Games In Schools MOOC

Brussels, 09 February 2016 – The Interactive Software Federation of Europe (ISFE) is happy to announce a third round of the online Games In Schools course for teachers, following a successful second edition which took place in the Summer of 2015 on the European Schoolnet Academy, a platform dedicated to the online professional development of teachers across Europe.
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‘Be Nice' online: The Icelandic paradigm!

  • Awareness
  • 15/01/2016
  • Greek Safer Internet Centre

The European network of Safer Internet Centres (SICs) regularly exchange experiences, expertise and best practices. Here, colleagues from the Greek Centre tell of their visit to Iceland


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