Sharjah’s Child Safety Department raises awareness of 10,008 children and parents on cyber safety

The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA), recently organised a series of activities, workshops and social media awareness campaigns, to raise public awareness of cyber safety. The events were rolled out over a period of 50 days following their announcement on February 10 during a joint press […]

“Child Safety” brings Cyber Safety Ambassadors together in a debate to discuss the safe usage of the Internet

The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) in Sharjah, recently hosted Cyber Safety Debate in Al Jada, Sharjah, to stimulate a discussion among its Cyber Safety Ambassadors on varied aspects of safe internet usage and the role of parents in guiding and educating children on the risks […]

CSD calls for commitment to ethical standards when reporting on children on social media

The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA), has emphasised the importance of studying the outcome of publicly revealing the identity of children who are victims of accidents or any form of abuse. It also called for gaining greater insights into the impact of such practices on children, […]

CSD – DFWAC join forces to expand and promote child safety awareness programmes

The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA), has signed a partnership agreement with the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) to bolster collaboration and exchange expertise and best practices to advance child safety awareness programmes and initiatives, aimed at activating the role of society, families and […]

CSD’s ‘Enjoy a Safe Winter’ campaign aims to keep children safe in vehicles and on outdoor trips

The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, has launched an awareness campaign to ensure children remain safe in vehicles on long outdoor trips planned in winter. Targeting all communities, especially parents, the campaign themed ‘Enjoy a Safe Winter’, was launched in collaboration with Sharjah Police via […]