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IWF launches annual report

07 April 2014

The Internet Watch Foundation assessed more than 50,000 reports to its hotline during 2013. Today it reveals the latest trends in assessing and removing child sexual abuse images from the internet.

The IWF, partners in the UK Safer Internet Centre, saw a 31% increase in...

Department for Education publishes safeguarding guidance

04 April 2014

Yesterday the Department for Education published the statutory guidance ' Keeping children safe in education '.

It provides guidance on safeguarding policies and practices, types of abuse and neglect, and where to go for further information and support if there are concerns...

A new landmark e-safety project kicks off in Wales

24 March 2014

Following Safer Internet Day 2014, The Welsh Government together with South West Grid for Learning (SWGfL), a partner within the UK Safer Internet Centre, are launching a 15-month project that will develop a variety of revolutionary online safety resources for Wales. Focusing on schools, the...

Film Competition 2014

11 March 2014

Childnet have launched the 5th annual Film Competition to encourage young people aged 7-16 to create a short film to educate their peers about staying safe online.

Founded in 2010 as a way of asking young people to focus on the positive uses of the internet, the Childnet Film Competition is a...

National Safeguarding Day

27 February 2014

On the 28 th February the NCVYS are calling on all children and youth organisations to Stop , Look and Listen for National Safeguarding Day.

To mark the day the NCVYS are encouraging organisations to Stop what they are doing, Look at their safeguarding practices and Listen...