Best practices: Using peer education to transform e-safety in schools

01 June 2015

At the UK Safer Internet Centre, our consortium has been working to help make the internet a great and safe place for young people for the last twenty years, and over that time we’ve learned a lot about the best ways that we can empower young people and those who support them....

Childnet's Youth IGF Project 2014

12 August 2014

On the 1st September 2014 our partners, Childnet, will be taking a group of three young people to Istanbul for this year’s Internet Governance Forum (IGF).

The IGF is a UN mandated conference, bringing people together from various stakeholder groups as equals in discussions...

Youth-Led Inquiry into Cyberbullying and Cyberviolence

05 August 2014

The UK Safer Internet Centre joined a panel of experts to answer questions from a group of young people about cyberbullying.

On the 1st August at the City Hall in central London, the UK Safer Internet Centre took part in an in-depth youth led inquiry into the issues...

Childnet Film Competition 2013

07 March 2013

The Childnet Film Competition 2013 i s now open! We are hoping to build on last year's success and see another batch of fantastic short films promoting the positive uses of the internet.

Positive and inspiring use of the internet is at the heart of our Film Competition 2013. Childnet is...

UK Safer Internet Centre 'Safer Internet Day' Press Release

05 February 2013

24,000 youth declare their online rights and responsibilities for Safer Internet Day

Primary and secondary children call for the right to feel safe

People being unkind is the main thing that stops young people enjoying their time on the internet...

Childnet and four young people from UK chair a workshop at the IGF

08 November 2012

This week Childnet is in Baku taking part in the Internet Governance Forum. This is the fourth year running that Childnet has run the youth IGF project and for the first time, the youth panel will be chairing their own workshop

This will take place on Wednesday 7th November at 12.30 GMT...

UK Safer Internet Centre launch the Safer Internet Day 'Have your Say' survey

24 September 2012

This Safer Internet Day, the UK Safer Internet Centre is giving children and young people the opportunity to share their views about their online rights.

We have launched the Safer Internet Day Have your Say survey , which asks children and young people from the UK to...

Childnet Film Competition 2012

13 July 2012

Childnet are delighted to announce the winners of our Film Competition!

On July 9th 2012 we invited 6 schools to join us at our Film Competition finalist event. This year we experienced more entries then ever before at an incredibly high...