Posts Tagged ‘Online abuse’

Vulnerable minors risk sex-predators’ online grooming Comments 0

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Vulnerable minors are at greater risk of sex-predators’ online grooming says Fr Hans Zollner SJ of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors. He says the increased screen time and isolation due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is putting young people at greater risk than usual. As a result of the pandemic, almost every Read more

Abuse on Facebook lost in translation in Pacific Comments 0

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Facebook is growing in both users and regional relevance in the Pacific. Analysts and human rights groups in the region are pointing to a rise in online abuse, as Pacific communities grapple with translating their culture to the digital meeting house. Online abuse is not easily detected when local languages are used. Facebook would not Read more