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Press Releases
Dec
15
2015

In response to the imminent resolution of the discussions around raising the age of digital consent to 16 in Europe, we would like to put forth the main reasons that we oppose the change.

Dec
10
2015

FOSI signed onto a letter expressing concerns over a late amendment to the European General Data Protection Regulation that would make it necessary anyone under the age of 16 to secure parental consent before using information society services in the EU. 

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FOSI in the News
Feb
10
2016
USA Today

The Family Online Safety Institute was named a member of Twitter's new coalition to develop products and policies that promote online safety and decrease abuse.

Feb
10
2016
San Jose Mercury News

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute, is quoted in this article stating that tech firms are feeling pressure to promote online safety.