UKRAINE Safer Internet Day Committee
We have been working on topic of safer Internet since April 2013. We analyze researches on the issue of safe Internet behavior. Some of our thesis can be found on: https://independent.academia.edu/OlenaChernykh
Gained scientifically based evidences we try to apply in practice. Our activities we deliver to young people through non-formal education methods in schools and youth associations.
In October-November 2014 the National Committee of Safer Internet Day 2015 (SID 2015) represented by the youth organization "Start" together with partners conducted "National Contest of Interactive activities promote safe Internet behavior for children and young people".
Our partners of this activity were Department of Social Pedagogy of Luhansk National University, Social Education and Social Work Research Center of National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine, all-Ukrainian publishing agency "School world".
Educational materials which won in the Contest can be downloaded from here (Ukrainian language): http://startuem.lg.ua/?p=1427#more-1427
In 2015 we plan to organize an educational activities for young people through educational institutions, libraries, youth association. We developed a special informational session on "Safer Internet" elaborated deliberately for young people. The are agreements on common activities with schools and youth organizations: http://startuem.lg.ua/?p=1445
Also we have prepared info-pack for media.
What we are doing to help create a better internet
Cyber-socialization is an important factor of modern generation development. We see our role in helping to adapt young people to changing cyber-world. We show possibilities of Internet for better self-development of each person.