Cyber-bullying explained to parents in Hindi

What is cyberbullying? Cyberbullies use the internet or a mobile phone to hurt, harass or embarrass someone. It’s receiving nasty, threatening or hurtful messages through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat, WhatsApp and other social media It’s sending photos and videos of you to others without your permission to embarrass or hurt you It’s spreading rumours… Read More

Online Grooming explained to parents in Hindi

Grooming is a process used by offenders and predators to prepare vulnerable young people and children: sexual abuse criminal activity violent and nonviolent extremism It’s a process, not a one-off event or act It starts with befriending online via social media Groomers use social media that use messaging, images and video such as Facebook, WhatsApp,… Read More

What is Radicalisation and Extremism? In Hindi

What are radicalisation and extremism? Radicalisation and extremism is when someone: believes and supports extremist and violent views carries out acts of violence against others for political reasons. Someone can be influenced, groomed or pressured by extremists to carry out an act of violence against people, places or organisations Extremists find a vulnerable person and… Read More

Survey Results: Understanding Social Media And Internet Devices

Over the last year, we ran an Internet Safety campaign and survey for parents. We targetted women’s groups in hard to research communities and offered internet safety session on security, terminologies, social media, grooming, exploitation and radicalisation in order to help women build their knowledge and digital resilience. The survey was completely anonymous as we wanted to find out… Read More

Grooming explained to parents in Punjabi

Online grooming Grooming is a process used by offenders and predators to prepare vulnerable young people and children for: ‣ Sexual abuse ‣ Criminal activity ‣ Violent and nonviolent extremism It’s a process, not a one-off event or act. It starts with befriending online on social media. Groomers use social media messaging, images and video…… Read More

Radicalisation explained in Punjabi for parents

Radicalisation explained in Punjabi  What is radicalisation and extremism? Radicalisation is grooming a vulnerable person to carry out an act of violent or non-violent extremism. An extremist influences a vulnerable person to support extremist and violent beliefs and acts of violence. A vulnerable person can be influenced, groomed or pressured by extremists… to commit acts of… Read More

Cyber-bullying explained for parents in Punjabi

What is cyberbullying? Explained to parents in Punjabi  Cyberbullies use the internet or a mobile phone to hurt, harass or embarrass someone. It’s receiving nasty, threatening or hurtful messages through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat, WhatsApp and other social media It’s sending photos and videos of you to others without your permission to embarrass or… Read More