opinion/op-ed/creating-safe- digital-spaces/ article37494677.ece
- In the intro, mention that various reports have indicated increased incidence of cyberbullying and online child sexual exploitation by adults.
- In the body, mention that the impact of online sexual harassment could have long-term negative impacts on mental health and well-being. In the measures suggest information booklet brought out by UNESCO in partnership with NCERT on Safe Online Learning in Times of COVID-19, effective interventions also require gender-sensitive and targeted approaches that respond to needs of learners.
- Conclude by mentioning the need to encourage students, parents, schools, education authorities, members of the education community and its partners to take part in preventing online violence and promoting the safety and well-being of young people.