African Children Cyber Safety Initiative (ACCSI)

Details of the organization
African Children Cyber Safety Initiative
Civil society entities

Information about the project
African Children Cyber Safety Initiative (ACCSI)
The African Children Cyber Safety Initiative (ACCSI) was created during the 2009 Children and Young People Online Protection Forum organized by the African Information Security Association (AISA) with a mandate to advance the cause of safe online culture for children and young people in Africa. ACCSI aims to stem the tide of dangers that children and young people are exposed to online.
Regional implementation
Ongoing from
Development Information Network Nigeria African Information Security Association Jidaw Systems ( Digital Youth Initiative

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * ICT for sustainable development
      * National e-strategies
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
      * E-employment
         * Role of social actors
* Ethical dimensions of the Information Society
* International and regional cooperation
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Project
  • Programme
  • Guidelines
  • Tool-kit
  • Database
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes