See what the Alliance is doing on: Public discussion

Library article
23 September 2021
Children’s Groups Express Strong Support for Apple’s New Policy

Publisher: ECPAT International (Press release)

Library article
16 September 2021
A welcome step: a statement of support for Apple’s plans to detect child sexual abuse images

Publisher: WeProtect Global Alliance (Press release)

 “Twenty years ago, [child sexual abuse images] online were a problem; 10 years ago, an epidemic. Now, the crisis is at breaking point.” New York Times, 2019[1]  When in August…

Library article
19 August 2021
How to talk about child sexual abuse in the digital world

Publisher: WeProtect Global Alliance (Report)

A FrameWorks UK strategic brief outlines challenges for communicating about child sexual exploitation and abuse online and offers preliminary recommendations.

Library article
28 July 2021
Supporting recovery from childhood abuse

Publisher: NAPAC (Tool)

A series of seven booklets produced by the National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC).

Library article
1 July 2021
Awareness resources to combat child sexual abuse

Publisher: Child Rescue Coalition, UK Home Office (Media, Press release)

3 videos available in 10 different native languages. Stand alone and link together from different perspectives.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Universal terminology

The use of universally-agreed terminology relating to CSEA to enable information and ideas to be communicated rapidly and legibly amongst all stakeholders.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Ethical and informed media reporting

Ensuring media reporting of CSEA is ethical, informed and balanced, and covered in a sensitive manner with victims’ dignity and rights respected at all times. This is best approached by…

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Child participation

Children and young people are encouraged and enabled to give their ideas and influence the development of CSEA-related policy and practices.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Education programme

A national education programme to raise awareness of CSEA (both offline and online) – empowering children, young people, parents, guardians, caregivers and practitioners with information about CSEA; their rights to…

Blog post
9 June 2021
#PlayYourPart – Community Participation to Drive Change for Child Safety

Publisher: Young Indians (Blog)

60c09c38b4a8a bpthumb Tarang Khurana, 2021 Chair of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)’s Young Indians’ Project Masoom

Young Indians’ Project Masoom: building an inclusive and accessible movement across India to raise awareness and inspire action to tackle child sexual abuse.

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Education and outreach

Regular education and outreach through accessible channels that are appropriate to age, gender, race, disability, culture and nationality / language.

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Informed media reporting

Ethical, balanced and informed media reporting, a consistent use of terminology and a positive inclusion of victims / survivors, where appropriate.

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Victim and survivor voice groups

Victims and survivors are a vital part of understanding the impact and best responses to CSEA online. With their consent and supported active participation throughout, it can be possible for…

Library article
19 April 2021
End-To-End Encryption: Understanding the impacts for child safety online

Publisher: NSPCC (Report)

There are diverse and often conflicting opinions on the extent to which platforms should adopt online privacy and safety features, but the overwhelming majority of participants agree that child safety…

Library article
7 April 2021
Gurls out loud

Publisher: Internet Watch Foundation (Media)

Information campaign: Everyday girls are contacted online by adults who try to manipulate and sexually exploit them. Block, Report, and Tell someone you trust.

Blog post
25 March 2021
How to conduct ethical research on sexual exploitation involving children
605caf93f1202 bpthumb Andrea Varrella, Project Coordinator of Amplifying the Voices of Survivors, ECPAT International

Research with children demands we do the best by them. Andrea Varrella of ECPAT shares learning from the ethical review of a joint ECPAT/WePROTECT project.

Library article
18 February 2021
#StopChildAbuse

Publisher: Spanish National Cybersecurity Institute (Report, Tool)

Stop and prevent the abuse and sexual exploitation of minors on the Internet with our awareness-raising campaign, because the online protection of children and adolescents is a responsibility for everyone.

Library article
21 January 2021
Listen – Act – Change: Council of Europe Handbook on children’s participation

Publisher: Council of Europe (Report)

This Handbook is for people who work with children in a professional capacity in schools and other education settings, hospitals and other health care settings, alternative care settings, child protection…

Library article
11 December 2020
How extreme porn has become a gateway drug into child abuse

Publisher: The Guardian (Media)

Mainstream pornography sites are ‘changing what is normal’, warns child abuse expert Michael Sheath.

Library article
11 December 2020
The Children of Pornhub

Publisher: New York Times (Media)

Why does Canada allow this company to profit off videos of exploitation and assault?

Blog post
10 December 2020
Digital Rights are Human Rights

Publisher: WeProtect Global Alliance (Blog)

The drafters of Article 4 – the right not to be held in slavery or servitude – could not have foreseen the role of future technology in the abuse of…