“The prevention of abuse of children requires active monitoring and vigilance. This is the business of everyone in society. It cannot be dealt with alone by internet providers or parents or NGOs or schools – it is a whole of society issue. It is about everyone being vigilant, everybody taking responsibility. It takes the whole of society in partnership to make sure that we keep children safe”. (Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald T.D) //Full Article
The Safer Internet Ireland team (Webwise, ISPAI, ISPCC, NPC and the Office for Internet Safety of the Department of Justice and Equality) together with Youth, An Garda Síochána, Industry and Academia representatives celebrated today, at Dublin Castle, the 12th edition of Safer Internet Day.
In support of Safer Internet Day 2015, the ISPAI team developed an infographic on parental controls. It is important that parents use all available internet safety measures to keep children out of harm’s way, as it is easier and smarter to prevent than to struggle to combat after the fact! //Full Article