This research study addresses legal issues around child online protection and the herewith related risk of becoming a victim of online sexual exploitation, in particular child pornography or online grooming. 

It serves as a supplementary guideline for lawmakers in Namibia and the world and guide legislative reform on child pornography and grooming offences online.

Regulation of Child Online Sexual Abuse: Legal Analysis of International Laws & Comparative Legal Analysis DOWNLOAD














The Best Interest of the Child in the Philippines: Lessons from Supreme Court Decisions and Their Potential Application in Online Sexual Exploitation of Children Cases

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The report provides an overview of how criminals adapt their misdeeds to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is based on information Europol receives from the EU Member States on a 24/7 basis and intends to support Member States’ law enforcement authorities...Read More

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