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June 2016

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Kids are addicted to online friendships – Kaspersky Lab

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd), in partnership with a non-government organization advocating children’s rights, launched a manual on online safety for public school students to prevent Internet-related child abuse. DepEd and the Stairway Foundation have produced the CyberSafe Project Manuals, which contain individual lesson plans targeting Grades…
June 15, 2016
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8 of 10 Filipino children risk online sexual abuse Unicef

Eight out of 10 Filipino children are at risk of being victims of sexual abuse or bullying online, according to a recent study by the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef). The Unicef-Ipsos study titled “Perils and Possibilities: Growing up online” explored the youth’s perspective on the risks they are facing…
June 7, 2016
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Most 18-year-olds say young people at risk online, Unicef poll finds

Unicef presses governments to better protect young people as international survey finds most 18-year-olds say friends take risks online Eight out of 10 18-year-olds worldwide believe young people are in danger of being sexually abused or taken advantage of online, a Unicef study suggests. The poll on unwanted sexual comments,…
June 7, 2016