PORTUGAL Safer Internet Centre
Centro Internet Segura - Portugal
The Centro Internet Segura (Portuguese Safer Internet Centre) aims to the development of a culture of awareness and responsible use of the Internet, empowering citizens to be safe online by raising safety awareness standards , offering instruments to report illegal/harmful contents and providing mechanisms to advise and minimize, as far as possible, the negative aspects of Internet use massification.
https://www.facebook.com/internetsegura.pt - facebook page with daily awareness tips
http://www.internetsegura.pt/linha-ajuda - helpline providing technical and personal support to reported cases
Foundation for National Scientific Computing (FCCN) - is a private, non-profit institution, with public interest status. Since the beginning of its activities in 1987, it has contributed, with the help of universities and several R&D institutions, to the expansion of the Internet in Portugal. FCCN is the technical coordinatior of the Hotline.
Portuguese Institute for Sports and Youth (IPDJ) - it yields of the fusion and succeeds in all the powers, rights and obligations of public bodies in the area of sport and youth, in particular the Portuguese Sport Institute, I.P. (IDP, I.P.), the Portuguese Youth Institute, I.P. (IPJ, I.P.), the Foundation for the dissemination of information technologies (FDTI) and MoviJovem. The IPDJ, I.P. started to operate in January 2012. IPDJ succeeds to FDTI in its mission: to promote scientific and technical knowledge, particularly concerning ICT, as a way to prepare, train and support the community, mostly young people, to respond to modern society challenges. All FDTI knowledge concerning giving children, youth and parent’s information and clarification about the use on information technologies has been integrated in it.
Microsoft Portugal - is a subsidiary of the Microsoft Corporation in Portugal and has a key role in the spreading of information technology usage and the promotion of digital inclusion. Security is one of the areas where Microsoft has been working with public and private institutions to promote the safe usage of information technologies. Education is another of its areas of input.