Protecting Children’s Data Online
Preliminary results of the EU Kids Online survey for Safer Internet Day 2019 were released. Read the whole press release here.
The press release provides results from the EU Kids Online IV survey, where data from nationally representative samples of 9-17-year-old children in five European countries so far —Estonia, Italy, Norway, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic, were analyzed. Survey results from a total of fourteen European countries where we collected data in 2017/2018 from nationally representative samples are coming out soon. The press release focuses only on data protection and e-safety issues for the five countries where the survey analyses have already been completed.
Authors: David Smahel, Tijana Milosevic, Sonia Livingstone, Elisabeth Staksrud, Veronika Kalmus, Giovanna Mascheroni, Pavel Izrael, Uwe Hasebrink.
European children’s experiences of cyberhate
Marie Bedrošová from IRTIS writes about the cyberhate phenomenon and comments the results of EU Kids Online IV results regarding this issue in a post for the London School of Economics' blog Parenting for a Digital Future.
EUKO 2020 Technical report is now available
EU Kids Online 2020: Technical report detailing the methodological aspects of EU Kids Online IV project is now available.
Children's access to quality health information during COVID-19
IRTIS members David Šmahel and Rostislav Zlámal contributed to a new UNICEF research brief focusing on children's access to health information online and their ability to verify truthfulness of such information in the context of COVID-19 pandemic.
Interactions between adolescents and unknown people from the internet
IRTIS members Vojtěch Mýlek, Lenka Dědková and Hana Macháčková authored a new study focusing on the predictors of online communication and offline face-to-face meetings between adolescents and unknown people from the internet. The study was published in Children and Youth Services Review.