Operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, Cybertip.ca’s mandate is to protect children from online sexual exploitation by:
Preliminary Findings Provide New Insight into the Crime of Online
WINNIPEG, MB: A recent increase in media coverage of luring cases in Canada and abroad has garnered the public’s attention and brought the issue of online child sexual exploitation to the forefront of Canadians’ concerns. New preliminary research findings by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection provide greater insight into this crime, as well as ways to better protect children.
New Resource Available to Assist Canadian Schools in Responding to the
Impact of Sexting Incidents on Youth
Acknowledging the challenges schools and families face in responding to self/peer exploitation, the Canadian Centre for Child Protection has created a new resource guide to assist school personnel with guidelines on how to support youth involved in these complex incidents as well as their families.
10 Year Anniversary Marks First National Cybertip.ca Awareness Day
WINNIPEG, MB: September 26, 2012 not only marks the 10 year anniversary of the Canadian Centre for Child Protection’s Cybertip.ca program but also the inaugural National Cybertip.ca Awareness Day.
Government announces support for children’s protection programs
The Honourable Rob Nicholson P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, announced federal government funding for the Canadian Centre for Child Protection that will help locate missing children, work with First Nations and expand online resources that will protect children from abuse.
Legislation Protecting Children From Online Sexual Exploitation Comes Into Force
On December 8, 2011 the Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, accompanied by Robert Goguen, M.P. for Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice, announced that Bill C-22, An Act respecting the mandatory reporting of Internet child pornography by persons who provide an Internet service, came into force. The legislation helps protect children from on-line sexual exploitation.