Fighting CSAM.

Fighting CSAM.

A safe childhood.

A safe childhood.

A global network.

A global network.

We are a global
network of 46
member hotlines.

We lead the fight against Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) online.
We connect and support hotlines with funding from the European Commission.
We advocate for legislative and policy changes with our shared goal.
Your
contribution
counts.

Your
contribution
counts.

Reporting suspected child sexual abuse images or videos, including a sexually explicit image of a child, supports the fight against such material. Scroll down to see how.

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Prevent Child Sexual Abuse!

Child Sexual Abuse Material consumption is considered as the viewing or downloading of any images or videos that show a child engaged in or depicted as being engaged in explicit sexual activity. Contact offences are those which involve direct contact of a sexual nature with a child.

Prevention initiatives exist globally to tackle both.

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Insights & articles

What is a Report?

When someone comes across potentially illegal images or videos online, we encourage them to make a “report” to their local hotline. To do this, the individual must submit the URL whe (...)

What is a Report?

Pressure mounting against those hosting CSAM with impunity

A recent article by NRC is shining a spotlight on Dutch hosting company Ecatel known by Dutch authorities to host a high volume of illegal material, including CSAM, spam, and malware.

Pressure mounting against those hosting CSAM with impunity

Protecting children on Twitter: account suspensions, age information, and steadfast allies

Twitter is an open service that’s home to a world of diverse people, perspectives, ideas and information. We’re committed to protecting the health of the public conversation — and (...)

Protecting children on Twitter: account suspensions, age information, and steadfast allies

Education: Our greatest weapon against the spread of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM)

Research conducted by Facebook has found that 75% of people who shared Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) on their apps during July and August 2020 and January 2021 did so for non-malici (...)

Education: Our greatest weapon against the spread of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM)

What is the Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism?

Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism (SECTT) is defined in The Global Study on the Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism as "Acts of sexual exploitation (...)

What is the Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism?

Removing Child Sexual Abuse Material in Germany: a look behind some of the fastest removal times in the world

77% of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) reported globally to hotlines in the INHOPE network is removed within 6 days. 50% is removed within 3 days.

Removing Child Sexual Abuse Material in Germany: a look behind some of the fastest removal times in the world

What is Sextortion?

Sexual extortion, also called ‘sextortion’, is a kind of blackmail. The perpetrator demands sexual favours, money, or other benefits under the threat of sharing intimate or sexually (...)

What is Sextortion?

What is Notice and Takedown?

A Notice and Takedown order, commonly referred to as NTD, is a procedure for asking a Hosting Provider (HP) or search engine to immediately remove or disable access to illegal, irrelevan (...)

What is Notice and Takedown?

Building your career in Trust and Safety

Margaux will outline best practices and strategies when it comes to managing operations and products in a trust and safety environment. The discussion will focus on resource allocations (...)

Building your career in Trust and Safety

South Africans consider Film and Publication Board a Trusted Regulator

The Film and Publication Board (FPB) recently launched its two-yearly Convergence Survey 2020 Report. Interviewing 7407 respondents, levels of agreement with the age ratings assigned to (...)

South Africans consider Film and Publication Board a Trusted Regulator