An overflow of xenophobia, intolerance and discrimination inundates cyberspace: Hate Speech online has recently turned into a major form of human rights abuse, with serious consequences both online and offline. Spreading, inciting, justifying or promoting expressions of hatred amongst young people on internet has become a pressing challenge for today’s societies.
The Council of Europe’s answer to these compelling threats is the Youth project on combating Hate Speech Online, an initiative aiming at fighting racism and discrimination in the online articulation of hate speech (more...)
Cybercrime: Action to stop online child sexual exploitation
An interview with Hans Guyt from Children’s rights NGO “Terre des Hommes”.
Human Rights Commissioner Muiznieks warns of threat to rights in Spain
A special report on proposals in the draft Public Safety Act