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Building online safety capacity with the SIC+ programme

The Insafe and INHOPE networks have launched a new capacity-building initiative, the SIC+ programme, to share experiences and expertise acquired within the development of the European Safer Internet Centre model with colleagues across the globe.

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Safer Internet Day Committees and Supporters – resources in response to COVID-19

As children and young people spend increased time online during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, we have an ever-more-essential duty to ensure that they have access to a high-quality digital environment where they can learn, connect and exchange with their families and friends, have fun, discover the world, and express their creativity.

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Safer Internet Day celebrations across eight Nigerian cities

  • Awareness
  • 27/02/2020
  • International Centre for Leadership Development Nigeria, the Nigerian Safer Internet Day Committee

In Nigeria, thanks to the work of the International Centre for Leadership Development Nigeria (ICLDNG), Safer Internet Day (SID) was celebrated in six cities across the six geopolitical zones: Lagos, Kano, Makurdi, Owerri, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Benin City and Abuja FCT.

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First edition of Safer Internet Day in the Ivory Coast

  • Awareness
  • 25/02/2020
  • FGI Côte d'Ivoire, the Côte d'Ivoire Safer Internet Day Committee

Like many other countries around the world, the Ivory Coast celebrated Safer Internet Day (SID) on Tuesday, 11 February 2020 in the Santa Anna middle school in Cocody les II plateaux, near the Macaci crossroad in Abidjan.

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Rwanda celebrated Safer Internet Day for the first time in 2020

  • Awareness
  • 25/02/2020
  • Internet Society Rwanda Chapter, the Rwandan Safer Internet Day Committee

In Rwanda, the first annual edition of Safer Internet Day (SID) took place on Tuesday, 11 February 2020, at G.S NYIRARUKOBWA, a public school located in Bugesera District, Eastern Province, with a campaign slogan of "Together for a better internet".

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Focus on media literacy for Safer Internet Day 2019 in Iran

  • Awareness
  • 14/03/2019
  • Anarestan, the Iranian Safer Internet Day Committee

The international Safer Internet Day (SID) was celebrated in Iran for the second time, on Tuesday, 5 February 2019. The main event, organised by Anarestan (Amin SMD Co.), was attended by Mr. Khosrow Saljooghi, Executor of Support program of developing kids' cyberspace services as part of Iran's Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.

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Safer Internet Day 2019 celebrations in Nepal

  • Awareness
  • 18/02/2019
  • ChildSafeNet, the Nepalese Safer Internet Day Committee

Safer Internet Day was celebrated for the first time in Nepal on Tuesday, 5 February 2019. ChildSafeNet organised an event to mark the day at Labim Mall, Lalitpur, with the slogan "Together for a better internet". The entertaining and informative event was organised to promote safer use of the internet and to raise awareness on online safety among children and young people. 

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Cybertip.ca celebrates 15 years of activity

  • Awareness
  • 08/11/2017
  • Canadian Centre for Child Protection

In September, the Canadian Centre for Child Protection – member of the INHOPE network of internet hotlines and convenor of the Canadian Safer Internet Day Committee - marked 15 years of operating Cybertip.ca, Canada's tipline for reporting the online sexual exploitation of children.

 

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Child Online Safety Forum of China 2017

  • Awareness
  • 07/11/2017
  • Chinese Safer Internet Day Committee

Here on the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) platform, we collaborate with those with an interest on child online safety across the globe, namely through our annual Safer Internet Day celebrations. We were delighted to hear from the convenors of the Chinese Safer Internet Day Committee recently, with information on an event in the country.

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