RRS Articles of the week (Safer Internet Day) -27th January 2023
Published: 28 January, 2023
Rights Respecting Schools Articles of the Week;
Article 17 (access to information from the media): Every child has the right to reliable information from a variety of sources, and governments should encourage the media to provide information that children can understand. Governments must help protect children from materials that could harm them.
Article 19 (protection from violence, abuse and neglect): Governments must do all they can to ensure that children are protected from all forms of violence, abuse, neglect and bad treatment by their parents or anyone else who looks after them.
Article 34 (sexual exploitation): Governments must protect children from all forms of sexual abuse and exploitation.