NEWS

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Over 1,100 Romanian children joined the fight against cyberbullying

  • Awareness
  • 07/12/2017
  • Romanian Safer Internet Centre

The competition #WithoutHateOnline took place from June to September 2017 with the aim of combating and preventing online bullying, a phenomenon which is quite widespread among Romanian children. More than 69 per cent of Romanian youth report having encountered bullying on the internet.

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Logopedia – the first speech therapy digital platform dedicated to Romanian children

  • Awareness
  • 06/12/2017
  • Romanian Safer Internet Centre

Save the Children Romania, part of the Romanian Safer Internet Centre (SIC), has collaborated closely in the past with special educational institutions for children with hearing-impairment, to teach them about internet safety. Taking into account that their internet use is typically high and that many of them often stay in dorms at school, away from their families, they are considered a vulnerable group.

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Romanian SIC relaunches its volunteering programme

  • Awareness
  • 05/12/2017
  • Romanian Safer Internet Centre

At the beginning of the school year, the Romanian Safer Internet Centre (SIC) invited all teachers and youth workers across the country to join the Ora de Net programme as volunteers. The first step of the process was for teachers to register in order to receive materials and then organise an educational activity with the aim of conducting a children's consultation.

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Positive online content approaches across Europe

As our first Positive Online Content Campaign (POCC) Awareness Week draws to a close, today we focus on national positive online content initiatives as led by the network of Safer Internet Centres (SICs) across Europe. Here, we hear from a few of our SICs on their work in this area and how they've celebrated the campaign.

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Insafe resources: UNIVERSUL DIGITAL AL COPIILOR TÃI/The Digital Universe of Your Children - Romanian version

European Schoolnet (host organisation of Insafe), together with Liberty Global, has created an animation aimed at educating parents on children's safety online: The Digital Universe of Your Children. Here, the resource has been translated into Romanian.

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