See what the Alliance is doing on: Victim support

Framework capability
16 June 2021
CSEA Hotline

A dedicated hotline to report internet material suspected to be illegal, including child sexual abuse material.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Child Helpline

A support and intervention service for children and young people run by civil society organisations or government.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Compensation, remedies and complaints arrangements

The provision of effective remedy and reparations for CSEA victims and their guardians/ caregivers.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Child protection workforce

A skilled, specialist statutory workforce that is trained, coordinated and available to provide support to CSEA victims.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
End-to-end support

CSEA victims are provided with planned and integrated end-to-end support to help them cope with the immediate impact of their abuse and recover from the harm experienced.

Framework capability
16 June 2021
Judiciary and prosecutors

Judiciary and prosecutors have the specialist knowledge and skills required to enable positive judicial outcomes for CSEA victims.

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Long-term victim trauma analysis

Understanding long-term personal implications (e.g. health, economic, social, education) of being a child victim or survivor of online sexual abuse and exploitation is crucial.

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Victim identity protection

Children merit specific protection with regard to their personal data, as they may be less aware of the risks, consequences and safeguards concerned and their rights in relation to the…

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Victim / survivor privacy and dignity

The protection of the victims’ privacy and dignity by the timely removal of all exploitative material.

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…

Framework capability
31 May 2021
Crisis response

To support and protect children, relevant, timely and individualised child-centred, multi-sectoral crisis response services should be provided to all child victims of sexual exploitation and abuse (and their families).

Library article
28 April 2021
Guidance for implementing the Global Strategic Response

Publisher: WeProtect Global Alliance (Tool)

Guidance for practitioners and decision-makers across the globe to reach the outcomes outlined in the Alliance’s Global Strategic Response.

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…

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
4 March 2021
IJM statement on livestreamed child sexual exploitation

Publisher: International Justice Mission (Press release)

IJM believes that ending livestreamed child sexual abuse and the trafficking of children to create CSEM requires ending impunity for those who commit these violent crimes.

Library article
18 February 2021
The sexual exploitation and abuse of deaf and disabled children online

Publisher: Childhood USA, DeafKidz International, WeProtect Global Alliance (Briefing)

This intelligence briefing acts as a situational analysis of current perspectives and evidence on the sexual exploitation and abuse of children with disabilities online.