Navigation path

News :: New strategy for safer internet and better internet content for children and teenagers

New strategy for safer internet and better internet content for children and teenagers

(02/05/2012) The Commission has set out a plan to give children the digital skills and tools they need to benefit fully and safely from the digital world. The internet was not designed with children in mind, but today 75% of children use the internet, a third of them on mobiles. The new strategy is to build up the market for interactive, creative and educational content online, in a partnership between the European Commission and Member States, mobile phone operators, handset manufacturers and providers of social networking services.

Read the full press release

Additional Information

Commission Press Room: IP/12/445

Other: