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The future of Europe’s fight against child sexual abuse

Agenda 11:00Open and welcome (Jeremy Malcolm)11:05Child sexual abuse detection and privacy, and the #chatcontrol campaign (Patrick Breyer)11:15Comparison of three legislative options (Christian Dawson)11:25Public health approach to child sexual abuse prevention (Crystal Mundy)11:35Other issues raised in the consultation (Jeremy Malcolm)11:45Q&A/Discussion12:00Close Why to attend The European Commission is gathering evidence from citizens and stakeholders to inform the preparation of new legislation that will require …

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CSA prevention and moral panic

A decades-long moral panic around child sexual abuse has wreaked untold damage on children, families, and marginalized communities. With the ascendence of QAnon it has reached fever pitch—and only now are information gatekeepers taking action.  But censoring the outward manifestations of public hysteria around this topic will only drive it underground. How can child sexual abuse prevention advocates address moral …


Child safeguarding policies and minor attraction

How should organizational safeguarding policies deal with disclosures of minor attraction, either by adults supervising minors or by teenagers who are among those supervised? In July 2020 the pastor of a large church, Menlo Church, resigned after it was revealed that a youth work volunteer—who also happened to be his son—had admitted being sexually attracted to minors, and that this …