Microsoft

Microsoft Egypt in its mission to enable people to realize their full potential; has partnered with the Suzanne Mubarak Women’s International Peace Movement in the Cyber Peace Initiative in a two year program that aims to leverage the power of the Internet among youth throughout the globe as a tool for social and economic empowerment. Two dynamic and constantly evolving forces: Youth and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) are shaping our world today in remarkable ways, and Microsoft believes in the potential of both to transform our world towards equality and prosperity. As such, Microsoft is working with its partners from civil society and the government to provide youth with the skills, access and platform to take advantage of the vitality of ICT to build and sustain a safer, flourishing world.

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  • Sessions Briefing

    Briefing of all the plenaries and sessions of the “Internet Safety for Youth and Children” conference

  • Day 2, Session IV

    Developing effective regulation and police responses is crucial if society is to protect youth on the Internet. Session IV will bring together representatives from regulatory bodies and law enforcement.

  • Day 2, Session III

    Many companies around the world have undertaken important strides to address child online safety issues. Session III will hear from industry players on what solutions they have made, and they will be asked to prioritize two key recommendations for a coordinated industry safeguarding strategy.

  • Day 2, Session II

    The session, which is prepared by the Global Knowledge Partnership (GKP), aims to encourage debates around the complex web of issues, assumptions and trade offs that must be addressed if progress is to be made in improving online safety and security at the personal, national and international levels.