23 May 2012 - 24 May 2012
This conference brings together practitioners, policy makers and researchers to share and discuss recent findings on how best to protect young people from coming to harm online. It will also address the need for support and preventive strategies.
8 March 2012 - 31 December 2012
This online forum, organized by the Strategic Police Matters Unit of the Transnational Threats Department, aims to facilitate the exchange of best practices, lessons learned, and other relevant information sharing in the area of preventing and combating sexual abuse of children on the Internet, as well as to contribute to the development of the e-learning module in the area of counter online child abuse.
Published on: 4 November 2011
The Council adopted a directive aimed at combating sexual abuse and the exploitation of children as well as child pornography. The directive harmonises about 20 criminal offences, setting a high level of penalties.
8 November 2011 - 10 November 2011
This conference aims at raising awareness among EU and non-EU member-states of best practice in supporting child abuse investigations, identifying loopholes in national and international legislation, discussing national case studies and involvement of international and non-governmental organisations and sharing experiences to promote the best practice.