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Young people across Europe call on adults to help them tackle sexual harassment online

Posted on 24 May 2019

Young people in the UK, Hungary and Denmark have come together to tackle online sexual harassment and what they need from adults to help them to put an end to it.


Childnet launches new resources to support young people as only 15% of 11-14s say they know where to go to find reliable information about sex and relationships.

Posted on 29 April 2019

Children’s charity Childnet launch new resources to address online pornography, healthy relationships and body image online.


Childnet statement on Online Harms White Paper published by Government

Posted on 08 April 2019

Today the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and the Home Office published the Online Harms White Paper, outlining government proposals to make the internet a safer place.


Children’s charity call on all to ‘Step Up, Speak Up’ to end sexual harassment online

Posted on 14 March 2019

New educational resources, ‘Step Up, Speak Up!’ have been published today by children’s charity Childnet as part of a Europe-wide project to tackle online sexual harassment carried out by young people.

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7 in 10 children are using voice assisted technology

Posted on 24 September 2018

Childnet have released new research providing a snapshot into how regularly young people use voice assisted technology, and the many ways in which they use it.

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Childnet call on young people to ‘Connect with respect’ and enter their Film Competition

Posted on 21 February 2018

Childnet has launched their ninth Childnet Film Competition to encourage young people aged 7-18 to create a short film to educate their peers about staying safe online.

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Safer Internet Day 2018 Press Release

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Press release: UK youth targeted with sexual harassment on the internet

Posted on 06 December 2017

Childnet has today published research as part of a Europe-wide project that reveals that young people across the UK are being targeted by their peers with online sexual harassment.

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Launch of Childnet Film Competition 2017!

Posted on 27 February 2017

Online safety charity Childnet call on young people to ‘Be the Change’ and enter the 8th Childnet Film Competition.

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Safer Internet Day 2017 Press Release

Posted on 07 February 2017

Safer Internet Day 2017 showcases the power of image in today’s digital youth culture

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