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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You spotted possible CSAM on the internet

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Select your location to be forwarded to your hotline

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Report the content

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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 Helpline vs a Hotline?

Helplines provide confidential advice and assistance to young people, adults and carers.

What is a Helpline vs a Hotline?

Understanding the work of Digital First Responders Part 2

Day two of the INHOPE Summit was about proactive conversations and collaborations with law enforcement, key tech players and linking to the network.

Understanding the work of Digital First Responders Part 2

Understanding the work of Digital First Responders Part 1

This year we focused on the first line of defence combatting the crisis of illegal content online. Digital first responders are the Trust and Safety operations, content moderation teams (...)

Understanding the work of Digital First Responders Part 1

Future proofing technology

As we look towards 2030, we can already foresee many exciting developments and opportunities to come for adults and children in the online world. The European Commission’s Digital Dec (...)

Future proofing technology

A Global Network with a global voice

We are proud to announce that the INHOPE website is going multilingual with the launch of its German translation..

A Global Network with a global voice

The value of a global network

In our 2020 Annual Report, we state that the INHOPE network is present in 60% of the countries where CSAM is hosted. So where are all of the hotlines in the INHOPE network, and what’s (...)

The value of a global network

What is Paedophilia?

Paedophilia (pedophilia) is a sexual disorder in which a person experiences sexual feelings towards pre-pubescent children. For some people, this is associated with sexual feelings exclu (...)

What is Paedophilia?

What is Capping?

Capping is the act of capturing imagery of videos of others performing sexual acts without their knowledge or consent.

What is Capping?

What is Victim Identification?

Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) is the evidence of a crime that has taken place. Investigators and victim identification specialists use this evidence to work out information about th (...)

What is Victim Identification?

New Hotline.ie helps individuals with nonconsensual images online

On September 2nd, Hotline.ie, the Irish national centre combatting illegal content online (est. 1999), has launched a new online service and reporting portal aimed at helping young peopl (...)

New Hotline.ie helps individuals with nonconsensual images online