June 8, 2005

EVENTS: Experts Meeting on Violence in Cyberspace

- UN STUDY ON VIOLENCE: Experts Meeting on Violence in Cyberspace [event]

Date: 12-13 June 2005
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

The ECPAT International Secretariat is holding a meeting of international experts on violence against children in cyberspace, virtual settings and through new technologies. ECPAT International is coordinating information on this topic for the UN Study on Violence against Children. The experts will advise on the various forms of violence against children in these virtual settings, including sexual abuse and exploitation, bullying and psychological manipulation. Some of the expert advisors will also participate in the workshop on Violence in Cyberspace at the East Asia Pacific Regional Consultation on the UN Study on Violence against Children, 14-16 June, 2005 in Bangkok.

For more information, contact:
Karen Mangnall
ECPAT International
Tel: + 66 2 215 3388
Email: karenm@ecpat.net

Visit: http://www.ecpat.net/eng/Ecpat_inter/projects/violence_study.asp

For more information on the East Asia and Pacific regional consultation, visit: http://www.crin.org/violence/regions/region.asp?regionID=1000
Chris Schuepp
Young People's Media Network - Coordinator
c/o ECMC (European Centre for Media Competence)
Bergstr. 8 / 10th floor
D-45770 Marl - Germany
Tel.: +49 2365 502480
Mobile: +49 176 23107083
Fax: +49 12126 23107083
Email: cschuepp@unicef.org
URL: www.unicef.org/magic
Mailing list: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/youthful-media
The YPMN is supported by UNICEF and hosted by the ECMC.
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