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EUR4 Building confidence and security in the use of telecommunications/ICTs

Objectives adopted by the WTDC - 14: To build trust and confidence in the use of ICTs among children and young people in Europe.

Achieved results

  • ​ Knowledge of more than 100 professionals built on a broad spectrum of issues related to the safety of children and young people on the Internet.
  • Capacity of more than 100 professionals and policy and decision makers built on the the current trends and challenges in the area of cybersecurity.

Expected results adopted by WTDC-14

​Assistance to the countries in need in the following:
1) Utilizing the existing knowledge on risk and vulnerabilities to which children are exposed in cyberspace and providing best practices
2) Providing a platform to raise awareness on child online protection (COP) and safety issues
3) Developing and implementing roadmaps for national or regional COP initiatives.



Implementation plan agreed by 2015 Regional Development Forum

Implementation partners

  • ​Ministry of National Education of Poland
  • Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland 
  • Ministry of Administration and Digitization of Poland 
  • Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications of Serbia
  • Office of the Ombudsman for Children, Poland
  •  Office for Electronic Communications of Poland
  • Polish and German Safer Internet Centres (collaboration under European Commission's Safer Internet Program)
  • Orange Foundation
  • Swiss Webacademy in Romania