Audience

Young people

11 July 2023 UK SIC

Young people praised for showcasing important online safety messages through film

A selection of short online safety films were recognized and rewarded at the Childnet Film Competition last week.

20 June 2023 UK SIC

More young people speak up about online worries as a result of Safer Internet Day 2023

Figures from the UKSIC have shown how the success of Safer Internet Day led to more young people talking about…

9 February 2023 UK SIC

Liverpool and England legend underlines importance of conversations when keeping safe online

A former footballer, famous for his time with Liverpool, England and others, has underlined the importance of conversations between parents,…

27 January 2023 UK SIC

UKSIC reaffirms importance of youth voice in online safety discussions as worrying data emerges

The UK Safer Internet Centre (UKSIC) believes worrying new data, provided by partner organisation the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), increases…

13 January 2023 Andy Robinson

ProjectEVOLVE Announced as Finalist for Bett Awards 2023

ProjectEVOLVE has been announced as a 2023 Bett Awards finalist for the ‘Wellbeing, Digital Wellness & Safeguarding Resources’ category.

20 December 2022 Angela Munoz Aroca

Over one in 10 young people in the UK exposed to criminal child sexual abuse content online

The IWF has commissioned research to help guide their messaging about the reporting function.

28 October 2022 Becca Cawthorne

How can I introduce online safety education to under 11s?

It is never too early to learn about online safety as a family or in the classroom.

28 September 2022 UK SIC

Introducing the Yubo Social Media Checklist

SWGfL have released a brand new social media checklist for Yubo. This article describes the privacy and security features available…

Reporting

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22 June 2022 UK SIC

New Parental Supervision Tools for Instagram and Quest VR

New parental supervision tools are becoming available for Instagram as well as on Quest VR headsets from Meta. Read more…

20 May 2022 UK SIC

Password security – Understanding the basics

In this article, we run down a few key points to remember when it comes to managing and creating your…

12 April 2022 UK SIC

Scamming – A guide to protect against common online scams

Read our informative guide around how you can spot and protect yourself and others from harmful online scams