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Latest edition of the BIK bulletin now available

The latest edition of the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) bulletin is now available. In it, we look back on the success of the recent Safer Internet Forum (SIF), and look forward to Safer Internet Day 2019 (SID) where we'll be encouraging people across the globe to join "Together for a better internet" on Tuesday, 5 February.

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Better Internet for Kids (BIK) bulletin

The Better Internet for Kids (BIK) bulletin is a quarterly electronic newsletter with the aim of keeping you informed on better internet issues.

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New Online Safety MOOC for teachers to launch on Safer Internet Day 2018

To coincide with this year's Safer Internet Day celebrations on Tuesday, 6 February 2018, a new edition of the Online Safety MOOC (massive open online course) for teachers, ICT administrators and school counsellors will launch on the European Schoolnet Academy portal, developed in collaboration with the Insafe network of Safer Internet Centres.

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Contribute to the Better Internet for Kids portal!

Would you like to contribute content and resources to the Better Internet for Kids portal? Read on to find out how.

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BIK bulletin: Focus on Back2School with BIK

The seventh edition of the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) bulletin has now been published with a focus is on a ‘better internet for schools', with a special Back2School edition to coincide with the start of a new academic year.
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Better Internet for Kids - project review 2015-16

Following a succession of Safer Internet programmes from 1999 to 2013, the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) project is the latest European Commission-funded initiative aimed at creating a better internet for Europe's children and youth. A project review has recently been published, providing an overview of the project and describing some of the highlights so far.
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Sonia Livingstone on the GDPR: No more social networking for teens?

In this article, we hear from Professor Sonia Livingstone OBE on how the provisions of the new General Data Protection Regulation will affect children and young people.

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Fourth edition of the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) bulletin now published

The fourth edition of the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) bulletin has now been published. This quarterly bulletin aims to keep you informed of safer and better internet issues and opportunities across Europe and beyond.

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Children's rights online

Over the last few months, various key experts and stakeholders in the Better Internet for Kids field have given their take on the rights children and young people have in shaping the digital world in which they grow up.

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Protecting children's rights by preventing bullying

Everyone has the right to feel safe, to be treated fairly and with respect. Bullying, as a form of violence that is especially prevalent among children and adolescents, can rob them of these rights. 

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