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African countries urged to develop child online protection policies

– Advertisement – Speakers at the just ended first ever Africa Week of Action for Child Online Protection (AWA4COP) symposium have urged African countries to take seriously the issue of protecting children online. The symposium was part of the inaugural campaign aimed at urging African countries to consider Child Online Protection Guidelines to develop inclusive, multi-stakeholder national strategies for online child protection. The campaign was held under theme, Make Child Online Protection Visible. One of the lead speakers for the event held on June 11, Burkina Faso’s minister for digital economy…

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Africa Week of Action for Child Online Protection speakers

– – Organizers of the first ever Africa Week of Action for Child Online Protection (AWA4COP) scheduled for June 11 have confirmed speakers for the event. The African Telecommunication Union (ATU) and Child Online Africa (COA) are hosting the event which is the first of its kind. Ten speakers have been confirmed for the event which will be broadcast via Zoom. Among the speakers are Burkina Faso’s minister for digital economy and postal development, Hadja Fatima Ouattara, John Omo, ATU Secretary General and Andrew Rugege who is the regional director for…

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Africa Week of Action for Child Online Protection launched

– – The African Telecommunication Union (ATU) and Child Online Africa (COA) will host the first ever Africa Week of Action for Child Online Protection (AWA4COP) that will focus on rallying African countries to keep the momentum and continue creating awareness on Child Online Protection in order to safeguard the well-being, integrity, and safety of African children online. This week of action will run from 7th to 11th June 2021 under theme, Make Child Online Protection Visible. The Child Online Protection (COP) Initiative is a multi-stakeholder network launched by the…

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Image Search – Search by Image to Find Similar Photos Online

– – The impression of multimedia has matured a lot in this last decade. We participate in reverse search image almost every day. Whenever a content creator decides to add new content, they always think about influencing their viewers in the best conceivable way. What is Reverse Image Search? Reverse search image practices Artificial Intelligence technology to help researchers conduct a visual search, rather than text search. Search image allows you to find out aesthetic and high-quality pictures for your content. So, when a person takes a photograph of an…

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TOP 5 water storage containers to keep in case of emergency

– – Water is a necessity for life. There are many other times when one overlooks this issue due to the belief that we have an inexhaustible water supply of water. The truth is, no matter how abundant water reserves may be, having access to potable water is becoming more and more challenging over time. It is imperative that we have constant access to water, therefore water is an everyday necessity. This is what you should put your money, time, and effort into to protect yourself with: Store water in…

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Delete Pages from PDF Online For Free With PDFBear

– – A portable document comes with a lot of benefits for users. For this reason, it is a preferred format by many when it comes to creating and sending confidential, essential documents such as legal and business correspondences. Also, this format is a reliable one for professionals and students. It is beneficial to those starting their small businesses or offering their services through the web. However, you might need to delete pages from PDF after finalizing your document. Read on and learn how to delete pages from PDF online…

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5 online proofreading tools editors should have in 2021

– – No software would be able to replace a real-life editor that can physically point out your writing mistakes. However, there are sites and software that have come close and are still improving their service. Hiring an editor is expensive, as you have to pay for their time and expertise. But with this tool, the pricing plan is modest and isn’t above your budget.  If you consider a career in writing, you should look into learning to use software for proofreading and editing documents. These tools can help you…

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Convert PDF to PDF/A To Preserve Your Files Longer

– – Technology evolves at a rapid pace, and what seems cutting-edge today could be outdated in a matter of years. With so much change happening so fast, doing everything you can to protect the credibility of your valuable documents now will save you a lot of grief later, and that’s the main purpose of the PDF/A, your new team leader in creating better PDFs. A PDF file is a medium for encoding documents in an “as printed” format that can be moved from one device to another. The fact…

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Convert XLS to PDF Using PDFBear, a simple online tool

– – In today’s society, almost everything is electronic, and that includes documents and spreadsheets. Whether it is for business purposes or school purposes, you can use it digitally. The most used format for spreadsheets is Microsoft Excel and PDF. But what exactly are Microsoft Excel and PDF? Microsoft Excel is a program that is used to create, store, manage, and organize data. Meanwhile, PDF is a format that businesses use around the world. Its goal is to allow everyone to get documents from any application. It allows users to…

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Malaysian startup Finology wins $500K funding from Seedstars

– – After almost a year-long virtual run, the Seedstars World Competition 2020/21 announced this year’s Global Winner, Malaysian FinTech startup Finology, a startup that enables seamless access to financial products via the use of proprietary technology and digital distribution channels. Finology will receive the grand prize of $500K in equity investment. Watch the Grand Finale replay here:  [embedded content] Hosted by Seedstars, the Swiss-based private group with a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets, and The Next Web, one of the most important media and event creators…

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