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European youth targeted with sexual harassment on the internet

  • Awareness
  • 07/12/2017
  • Danish, Hungarian and UK Safer Internet Centres

Recent research published by Project deSHAME, a Europe-wide collaboration, reveals that young people across Europe are being targeted by their peers with online sexual harassment, defined as unwanted sexual conduct, across a range of digital platforms.

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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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