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Angela Munoz Aroca

26 November 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

IWF has record month as public reports of child sexual abuse surge

IWF analysts have seen accelerating numbers of public reports of child sexual abuse, with more people staying and working from…

22 October 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

Game-changing IWF chatbot to target people trying to access child sexual abuse online

The End Violence Fund has announced the funding grant for the new Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) reThink chatbot which the charity has…

22 July 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

Safer Internet Centre takes over Secretariat of APPG on Social Media

Social media has enormous potential for good, but we must be “alive” to the potential dangers as more and more…

24 June 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

IWF launches six international reporting portals for child sexual abuse material during lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic has lent greater urgency to tackling online threats.

19 May 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

Mental Health Awareness Week – Doing one of the most difficult jobs

On Mental Health Awareness Week, IWF raise awareness of the difficult but crucial work their analysts do and how they…

17 April 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

IWF launches a ground-breaking podcast series – Pixels from a Crime Scene

Speaking in the first episode, Chief Constable Simon Bailey QPM, The National Police Chief’s Council lead on child protection, has…

28 February 2020 Angela Munoz Aroca

IWF launches #Every5Minutes: a campaign against child sexual abuse images online

The Internet Watch Foundation (​IWF), a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, launches #Every5Minutes, a campaign developed around the…

12 December 2019 Angela Munoz Aroca

Landmark data sharing agreement to help safeguard victims of sexual abuse imagery

The UK’s Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, and the USA’s National Center for…

16 October 2019 Angela Munoz Aroca

IWF Deputy CEO Fred Langford awarded an Honorary Doctorate for his child protection work

Fred Langford, IWF Deputy CEO, CTO and one of the founding Directors of the UK Safer Internet Centre honoured for…

15 October 2019 Angela Munoz Aroca

Does your Internet filtering make the grade?

Whether you’re in a primary school or a secondary, a college or an alternative provision, filtering is one of the…

2 August 2019 Angela Munoz Aroca

Celebrating the people that make IWF great – Pip: The children we see have been robbed of their right to an innocent childhood – we never forget that

Quality assurance is naturally important to all organisations, but at the IWF, a partner in the UKSIC, it’s vital –…

17 July 2019 Angela Munoz Aroca

Celebrating the people that make IWF great – Lillian: I still see some of the same images I did 10 years ago

“Why on earth would you want to do that for a living?!” That was what Lillian’s brother said to her…