ChildSafeNet conducts research studies to understand behavior of children and young people, their vulnerability, awareness level as well as the magnitude of the problem affecting them from the harmful use of the digital technology. In 2018, ChildSafeNet conducted a survey with children and young people on cyber safety. Besides, it also conducted a survey with parents on parenting in the digital age.
Survey on Cyber Safety
In order to develop a knowledge-base on cyber safety among children and young people, ChildSafeNet initiated a survey with children (8 – 17 years old) and young people (18 – 24 years old) in January 2018.
Desktop research is used by ChildSafeNet as a key method to build knowledge-base on cyber safety. Relevant secondary information, including from research studies and publications are collected and compiled.
ChildSafeNet has conducted research using online technology, including through the social media and use of mobile devices. Short questionnaires are used to collect data from such researches.