Every minute of every day, our children are facing new risks. We have a responsibility to protect all children.
INHOPE mobile app
INHOPE mobile is a free application which allows the user to report Child Sexual Abuse Material found on the Internet via their mobile devices. It is available for Windows phone 7, Android, iPhone, Blackberry devices..
The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) commercial highlights the risks of online grooming to both offenders and children.
Lee & Kim’s Adventure
Educational animation/cartoon for 5-7 year olds to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people.
‘Exposed’, a 10-minute drama produced by the UK’s Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre, deals with subjects of sexting and cyberbullying, issues that teenagers commonly face.
An introductory video for teachers and parents to the ThinkUKnow (Australia) program.
This is an assembly for 8-10 year olds from CEOP’s ThinkUKnow Education program that helps children understand what constitutes personal information.
Sexting: Megan’s story
This video depicts a teenage girl’s experience of sexting. It highlights that once something is digitised and then shared, you lose control over who sees it and what they do with it.
Online grooming PSA
This Italian Postal and Communication Police Service video warns about the risks of online grooming. It highlights the role of parents in protecting children from online sex offenders.
This is an assembly for 11-16 year olds from CEOP’s ThinkUKnow Education program that helps children understand what constitutes personal information.
INHOPE: Help me
This short video encourages people to “say no to child sexual abuse on the internet“. This video was developed by INHOPE, an international association of internet hotlines.
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17 November 2014
Two teenagers were rescued from a hotel room in the Philippines following an international investigation into a British man who has been charged with child sex offenses. The Philippine teenagers [more...]
4 November 2014
Colombia is the latest country to join the Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT), an international alliance of law enforcement and private sector agencies dedicated to combating online child sexual exploitation and [more...]
15 October 2014
Europol held its fifteenth “Europol Training Course on Combating the Sexual Exploitation of Children on the Internet (COSEC),” Oct. 6-14, in Selm, Germany. The course provided training for 58 representatives [more...]
15 October 2014
Children are one of the most vulnerable groups targeted by the organised criminal groups involved in trafficking human beings (THB). Europol, in cooperation with EU law enforcement authorities and its [more...]
1 October 2014
The fight against sexual abuse of children on the Internet is an international matter and the National Police of the Netherlands have joined the international platform of countries, investigative services [more...]
29 August 2014
The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT), an international alliance of law enforcement and private sector agencies dedicated to combating online child sexual abuse, is hosting its sixth biennial international conference in [more...]
5 August 2014
The International Association of Internet Hotlines has named initial members to its new Advisory Board. The board will serve the non-governmental organization in its mission to respond to reports of [more...]
30 July 2014
Australian efforts against the trade in online child sexual abuse material were strengthened significantly with the finalization of formal agreements between the Australian Communications and Media Authority and the police [more...]
6 June 2014
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) recognized the efforts of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and other U.S. law enforcement agencies during [more...]
6 June 2014
In coordination with the International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression (June 4), World Vision’s Project Childhood – Prevention Pillar team released a report entitled, “Sex, Abuse and Childhood: [more...]
20 May 2014
The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and World Vision (WV) East Asia Regional Office signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) April 17 to forge a partnership aimed at fighting [more...]
13 May 2014
BRUSSELS, Belgium – Switzerland is the latest country to join the Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT), an international alliance of law enforcement and private sector agencies dedicated to combating online child [more...]
5 May 2014
In August of 2013, KINSA delivered child exploitation investigation training to police officers from 10 East African countries in Nairobi, Kenya. Prior to the training, a social media provider requested [more...]
2 May 2014
An INTERPOL-coordinated operation targeting organized crime networks behind ‘sextortion’ cases around the world has resulted in the arrest of 58 individuals, including three men linked to the group which harassed [more...]
30 April 2014
London, — April 30, 2014 — Today, Friend MTS is donating a forensic technology developed and customized for the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) to assist in [more...]
22 April 2014
WASHINGTON — Several of the Virtual Global Taskforce’s law enforcement and private sector members were profiled as part of a recent article by Bloomberg Business Week on the various global [more...]
17 April 2014
ECPAT International appoints Head of Programme Combating Sexual Exploitation of Children Online BANGKOK, 17 April 2014 — ECPAT International is very pleased to announce the appointment of Marie-Laure Lemineur as [more...]
16 April 2014
Amsterdam – The Netherlands Today, INHOPE – The International Association of Internet Hotlines published its new data set for the year 2013 showcasing key trends and emerging threats in the [more...]
28 February 2014
Ex-Marine receives 210-year federal prison term for drugging and raping girls in Cambodia A retired U.S. Marine Corps captain who was convicted of drugging and sexually abusing girls in Cambodia [more...]
18 February 2014
HSI Bogota and Colombian National Police arrest child predator U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) partnered with the National Police of Colombia (CNP) Feb. 10 to [more...]
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