Never show your personal details.Do not post or send your phone number, credit card details, home address, school’s name or your location to anyone you meet online or any social networking site.
Never meet in person with anyone you first “met” online.If someone asks to meet you, tell your parents or guardian right away. Some people may not be who they say they are.
Never respond to mean, nasty, suggestive or rude emails or posts.Delete all unwanted messages. You may need to unfriend, delete, or unfollow people who continuously post content which you find bothersome, distasteful and inappropriate.
Do not hang around a chat room if someone says or writes something which makes you feel uncomfortable or worried.
Do not download and install any software on your phone, tablet or computer without checking first with your parents or guardian.Some applications may be harmful to your devices and compromise your privacy.
Do not share your password with anyone, including your best friend.The only people who should know your password other than yourself are your parents or guardian.
Do tell your parents or guardian if you see bad language, distasteful pictures and inappropriate video while you are online.
Do remember that if someone makes you an offer that is too attractive like getting rich instantly, meeting a celebrity, or making you famous, the offer is most likely a trap.
Use the privacy settings on social networking sites.Keep them as high as possible.
Think carefully before posting pictures or videos of yourself.Once you’ve uploaded a photo or video online, other people can see it and may be able to download it. Never post inappropriate photos of anyone, including yourself, your family and friends.
1 out of 2 children have experienced cyber violence. SaferKidsPH is the pioneering consortium composed of the Australian Embassy, Save the Children Philippines, The Asia Foundation, and the United Nations Children’s Fund, created to reduce online sexual abuse and exploitation of children (OSAEC) in the Philippines. SaferKidsPH works with children and their families, the Philippine Government, civil society, and the private sector to ensure that children are safe and protected online.
Reduced prevalence of abuse and sexual exploitation of children in the Philippines
An enhanced child protection system to address online sexual abuse and exploitation of children in the Philippines
End of Program Outcome:Positive behaviors practiced towards protection of children from online abuse and exploitation intermediate
Outcome:Children, parents, schools, primary caregivers, faith-based organizations, local groups, business and media have improved knowledge, attitudes, and practices to protect children from online abuse and exploitation
End of Program Outcome:Strengthened supportive systems, operations, and structures of targeted executive, judicial and legislative agencies to enhance relevant child protection policies and processes’ responsiveness to address OSAEC cases
Outcome:Enhanced care referral supportive systems and law enforcement/case management processes of targeted executive, judicial and legislative agencies to investigate, adjudicate, manage OSAEC cases
End of Program Outcome:Improved service delivery for OSAEC prevention and protection of children in target OSAEC hotspots
Outcome:Improved quality of governance at the local level to respond to child protection nd OSAEC cases
OPTION 1: COMMUNICATE
Develop a SaferKidsPH Advocacy Communications Plan
OPTION 2: PARTICIPATE
Volunteer at SaferKidsPH
OPTION 3: DONATE
Donate to SaferKidsPH and help make the internet safer for kids