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Safer Internet Day 2019 in Denmark: Digital rights and GDPR for young people

  • Awareness
  • 11/03/2019
  • Danish Safer Internet Centre

On Safer Internet Day (SID) 2019, the Danish Safer Internet Centre (SIC) raised awareness about young people's digital rights, by releasing a new online magazine "Persondata-hva'-for-noget?" ("GDPR-what?").

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New representative study presents results of media usage of young people

  • Awareness
  • 05/01/2018
  • German Safer Internet Centre

The recently published German JIM study 2017 (Youth, Information, Media) asked 1,200 young people (aged 12-19) about their media usage in general and focused on the use of online learning for school.

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Safer internet for sixth graders in Reykjavík

  • Awareness
  • 30/08/2016
  • Icelandic Safer Internet Centre

Home and School and SAFT (the Icelandic Safer Internet Centre (SIC)) have received funding from both the public and private sector to visit each and every sixth grade in Reykjavík for the last two years to deliver talks on safe internet use. Children aged 10-11 in 34 schools have been visited, with an estimated 3,000 children reached.

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Children's Day in Portugal celebrated with training sessions and mini game

  • News
  • 07/06/2016
  • Portuguese Safer Internet Centre

During the recent Children's Day celebrations in Portugal, the secondary school José Gomes Ferreira, in partnership with Portuguese Safer Internet Centre (SIC), developed three training sessions directed to a total of 400 students.

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Safer Internet Day 2016 celebrations in Ireland

  • Awareness
  • 02/03/2016
  • Irish Safer Internet Centre

Safer Internet Day 2016 was celebrated across the globe on Tuesday, 9 February. In our round up of events and activities which took place to mark the day, we hear from the Irish Safer Internet Day Centre who coordinates the campaign in the country:

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