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The best practice guide on positive online content for children is out for SID 2020!

This Tuesday, 11 February 2020, on the occasion of Safer Internet Day (SID) 2020, the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) Coordination Team has published a best practice guide on positive online content for children. 

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Safer Internet Ambassadors Programme in Latvia

  • Awareness
  • 28/12/2018
  • Latvian Safer Internet Centre

Since August 2017, the Latvian Safer Internet Centre (SIC) implements the Safer Internet Ambassadors Programme to educate and inform children, parents and teachers in Latvia's regions about the internet safety more efficiently. 32 Safer Internet Ambassadors are taking an active part in this programme all over Latvia. 

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Safer Internet Forum 2016

Safer Internet Forum (SIF) 2016 took place on Thursday, 24 November at Forum Geesseknäppchen in Luxembourg. This event saw more than 200 participants join together to discuss principles, policies and practices for a better internet.

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Insafe network meets to discuss the sexualisation of children and childhood online

Today, the Insafe network of Safer Internet Centres begins a two-day meeting in Warsaw, Poland, exchanging knowledge and experience about the latest online issues and trends and how it may impact on the work of Awareness Centres and Helplines in Europe. In particular, this meeting aims to provide opportunities to gain a better understanding of how the internet and social media have contributed to what is referred to as the sexualisation of children and childhood. Attendees will share awareness-raising resources and campaigns from around the network and provide opportunities to collaborate on new projects and ideas.
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