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Web Rangers protecting children online

28-05-2019

  To commemorate National Child Protection Week, Media Monitoring Africa (MMA), together with Department of Telecommunication and Postal Services (DTPS), Google, Facebook, the Film Publication Board (FPB), Media Development and …

PRESS RELEASE: FIGHT TO PROTECT THE IDENTITIES OF ...

07-05-2019

The Constitutional Court will today hear arguments in a case dealing with the protection of the identities of child victims, witnesses and offenders before and after they turn 18 years. …

REGISTER NOW: Wits Accredited Course – Reporting ...

18-04-2019

Wits Accredited Certificate Course – Reporting on Children in the Media – (10 Day Course) 17 – 20 June and 23 – 28 June 2019 DOWNLOAD THE COURSE OUTLINE  Entrance …

Respect children’s rights: Think before you ...

04-04-2019

Several videos of a teacher repeatedly beating children at a creche in Carltonville has been circulating in the news as well as social media. We understand that as parents, we …

Beyond 16 days…

23-11-2018

Is someone sending you nude pictures? Do you suspect that someone is trying to groom you? Are you being stalked on Facebook? If you answered YES to any of these …

Why the media cannot name the alleged Dros rapist

28-09-2018

Friday 28 September 2018, ENCA Footage believed to be of the man and angry restaurant patrons shortly after the child was found, has been shared on Twitter and Facebook. Some …

Equip children with digital literacy skills

17-09-2018

17 September 2018, Grocotts Mail, Staff reporter Web Rangers is an initiative designed to allow young people to drive safer internet behaviours within their communities through the creation of innovative campaigns …

Web Rangers 2018 winners announced!

15-09-2018

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) are proud to announce Lakeside Secondary School and McAuley House Primary as the overall winners of the 2018 Web Rangers Digital Literacy Campaign competition in the high …

Supreme Court of Appeal asked to protect the ...

06-09-2018

On Friday, 7 September 2018, the Supreme Court of Appeal will hear a case dealing with the protection of the identities of child victims, witnesses and offenders. The case, initiated …

Only when violated, we hear about kids: William ...

01-06-2018

1 June 2018, SABC The Director of Media Monitoring Africa, William Bird says the only time we see children in the media is when something hideous and horrible has happened …