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- Jacqueline Beauchere, Microsoft Chief Online Safety Officer
On Monday, 4 February 2019, the 2020 Smarter Internet for Kids Agenda took place in Milan, Italy, gathering many different stakeholders to discuss the priority areas affecting young people online. Microsoft participated in the event to hear the ideas and view the work of dozens of teens, and to promote digital civility, safer and healthier online interactions among all people. During the event, the youth also presented 16 goals to mark 16 years of Safer Internet Day.Read more
- Finnish Safer Internet Centre
Save the Children, coordinators of the Finnish Hotline Nettivihje (part of the Finnish Safer Internet Centre (SIC)) organised the first Nordic Regional Meeting on 14-15 May 2018 in Helsinki, Finland. The aim of the meeting was to find out "How could we co-operate more and make our advocacy stronger?" and "How could we better fight against child sexual abuse and exploitation?".Read more
- European Commission
On 16 December 2016, the European Commission adopted two reports on the measures taken by Member States to combat the sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children and child pornography.Read more