FPB lifts lid on cases of online child porn material
The digital space has made its work and law enforcement in fighting child sexual abuse material doubly challenging, says the Film and Publication Board.
Film and Publication Board targets digital enablement
The content-classification body puts knowledge and innovation at the forefront, in the wake of a technologically-advancing society, says acting CEO Abongile Mashele.
FPB zones in on cyber safety for Child Protection Week
The Film and Publication Board prioritises online safety for this year’s Child Protection Week, amid a rise in cyber bullying among South African youth.
2020: What lies ahead for ICT policy and regulation?
Dr Charley Lewis shortlists some of the key developments that are lying in wait down the 2020 road.
SA a fertile online hunting ground for child predators
In 2018/19, 101 cases of child sexual abuse material were referred to SA’s Film and Publication Board through its Web site and client support services.
Facebook, African NPOs partner for Safer Internet Day
The social network teams up with over 20 non-profit organisations and government agencies across Africa as part of Safer Internet Day 2019.
'Internet Censorship Bill' approved
The heavily criticised Films and Publications Amendment Bill has been passed by the National Assembly.
SA embraces Safer Internet Day
Child protection and cyber crime are some of the key issues being highlighted in SA today as the world celebrates Safer Internet Day.
Dear Film and Publication Board... Free our kids!
Attempts by the department of communications and the Film and Publications Board to impose restrictions on digital channels should be rejected, says Richard Firth, CEO of MIP Holdings.
'Internet Censorship Bill' heading to Parliament
The Portfolio Committee on Communications has recommended the Films and Publications Amendment Bill be sent to the National Assembly for debate and final adoption.
Committee aims to finalise Internet 'censorship' Bill
Parliament's portfolio committee on communications plans to finalise the Films and Publications Amendment Bill within a month.