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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

The Net Effect: Girls and New Media - Executive Summary

Published Date
January, 2002

Contents include:

  • The Internet Is a Powerful Tool in Girls' Daily Lives, but Girls Are 'Driving Without a License'
  • Girls Want Adults to Fully Understand Their Online Lives
  • Girls Are Aware of Internet Dangers, but Will Benefit from Proactive Rather Than Reactive Advice from Adults
  • Empowered with Knowledge and Pertinent Advice, Girls Will Successfully Navigate Both Positive and Negative Experiences Online