Children start using the Internet from the age of 7. Eighty eight minutes is the average time 9-16 year olds spend online. Children need quality content online to stimulate their imagination and help them learn, but they also need the skills and tools for using the Internet safely and responsibly.
The Digital Agenda for Europe aims to have every European digital. Children have particular needs and vulnerabilities on the Internet, which we need to deal with so that the Internet becomes a place of opportunities for children to access knowledge, to communicate, to develop their skills and to improve their job perspectives and employability.
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