Te Protejo – 6th "Connected to Protect Them" Conference
- Te Protejo, the Colombian hotline
On Wednesday, 26 September 2018, Te Protejo, the hotline in Colombia, hosted the sixth edition of "Conectados para Protegerlos" (Connected to protect them).
This event brought together international representatives from the GSMA, the US ICE Agency, Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft, Cybertip.ca as well as national entities that work to prevent and fight against online child sexual abuse (CSA).
During this event, representatives from Colombian organisations signed the "National Pact to End Human Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children and Adolescents". This pact proposes actions that the government, judicial, private sector, international entities and civil society could take to promote measures aimed at preventing and tackling human trafficking and online children sexual exploitation.
Te Protejo also signed an agreement with the Canadian Centre for Child Protection to implement Project Arachnid in Colombia.
Find out more information about the work of the European Safer Internet Centres (SIC), including its awareness raising, helpline, hotline and youth participation services.
- Red PaPaz - Te Protejo, the Colombian hotline
In the June 2018 edition of the BIK bulletin, we look at hotline trends and issues, hearing also from various members of the INHOPE hotline network. Here, we hear from the Colombian hotline on its work to protect the nation's children.