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Childnet give evidence to House of Lords inquiry

Posted on 29 July 2016

On 19th July Childnet's CEO was called to give evidence at the House of Lords Select Committee on Communications who are conducting an inquiry into Children and the Internet. 

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Revised Statutory Safeguarding Guidance for Schools in England

Posted on 26 May 2016

Today the Department for Education has published its revised statutory guidance; ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’

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Government Consultation: Have your Say

Posted on 03 March 2016

The UK Government is seeking responses to its consultation into the issue of age verification for pornography.

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Online Safety Bill – Second Reading

Posted on 21 July 2015

On Friday, the Online Safety Bill tabled by Baroness Howe received its second hearing. 

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PSHE and SRE for all

Posted on 20 February 2015

This week the Education Committee published its report on PSHE and SRE, recommending that these subjects are given statutory status and recognising the need to include e-safety topics.

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#WeProtect Children Online

Posted on 11 December 2014

On 10-11 December 2014, representatives from over 50 countries meet in London for the #WeProtect global summit to discuss how to end online child sexual exploitation and agree a coordinated global response.

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Girls Matter Campaign

Posted on 16 September 2014

Girlguiding's new campaign, Girls Matter, is asking politicians to listen to the voice of girls and young women.

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How can we all create a better internet?

Posted on 08 September 2014

Recommendations from EU Kids Online (London School of Economics) about what young people, parents, carers, educators, industry and governments can do to create a better and safer internet.  

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Department for Education publishes safeguarding guidance

Posted on 04 April 2014

Specific risks that relate to the internet are highlighted in the document, including online sexual exploitation, cyberbullying and sexting. 

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Youth voice in the Government's online safety inquiry

Posted on 24 March 2014

As the Culture, Media and Sport Committee launches its report into online safety, we look at the perspectives of young people in this inquiry.

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