Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, Safer Internet Day is celebrated globally in February each year to promote the safe and positive use of digital technology for children and young people and inspire a national conversation.
The campaign sees over 1,700 organisations unite to raise awareness of online safety issues and run events and activities right across the UK.
Globally, Safer Internet Day is celebrated in over a hundred countries, coordinated by the joint Insafe/INHOPE network, with the support of the European Commission, and national Safer Internet Centres across Europe.
It calls upon young people, parents, carers, teachers, social workers, law enforcement, companies, policymakers, and wider, to join together in helping to create a better internet. Get involved to play your part!
Safer Internet Day 2019
Safer Internet Day 2019 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 5th February 2019 with the theme: Together for a better internet
Each Year for Safer Internet Day we create educational resources for 3-18 year olds focusing on an online safety issues that affect young people.
This Safer Internet Day we are exploring the theme of consent online, with the theme:
Our Internet, Our Choice: Understanding Consent in a Digital World
These free resources are tailored for 3-7s, 7-11s, 11-14s, 14-18s and parents and carers, along with some guidance for educators.
Check out resources from the last 3 years:
Each year the UK focuses on a different topic which is designed to reflect the current issues facing young people online as well as tackling emerging trends.