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Ending all sexual violence against children

Protect Children takes a research-based holistic method to prevent any child from being subject to sexual harassment, grooming, or any other kind of sexual violence

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Find out what we do to protect children

Team's picks

Find out what we have been up to by reading our latest news, blog posts, and resources, all picked out for you by the Protect Children team.

Popular Stop, Slow & Go online workshops continue during safer internet week

Empowering young people to help their friends disclose sexual violence to a safe adult

Finnish Parliamentary Election 2023 Goals

Protect Children receives international award for their work against sexual exploitation

Protect Children's Christmas Calendar

Materials in Ukrainian

Our Voice survivor group

Finland wants better protection for children online

Protect Children envisions a future where no child is subject to sexual harassment, grooming, or sexual violence.
We will achieve this with our research-based holistic method, as our dedicated team works from multiple angles to prevent sexual violence against children.
We build all our work on scientific research and evidence-based methods, and in the best interest of the child.
We give voice to children so that their views can would be heard in our communites, we help to protect children in a very...

"We aim to help protect children in a very concrete way. Our organisation’s one and only focus is to work toward preventing sexual crimes against children. We bring together a team of specialists with a broad range of national and international experience, and work from multiple angles to protect children."

Did you know?

20%

of children in Europe are victims of some form of sexual violence

(Council of Europe)

33%

of abused children never tell anyone about their experience

(Council of Europe)

29M

global reports of suspected online child sexual exploitation in 2021

(NCMEC’s CyberTipline)

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Find all our publications, blog posts, reports, and research for professionals in our library.

Find all our resources and materials for families, youth & teachers in our resource bank.

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What we do

At Protect Children, we believe that a holistic approach is essential for fully protecting children from all forms of sexual violence. Find out more about what we do to protect children and promote the realisation of children’s rights in all environments.

Protect Children envisions a future where no child is subject to sexual harassment, grooming, or sexual violence.
We will achieve this with our research-based holistic method, as our dedicated team works from multiple angles to prevent sexual violence against children.
We build all our work on scientific research and evidence-based methods, and in the best interest of the child.