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Risks and Safety for Children on the Internet: the Ireland Report
  • Brian O'Neill, Dublin Institute of Technology
  • Simon Grehan, National Centre for Technology in Education
  • Kjartan Ólafsson, University of Akureyri
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LSE, London: EU Kids Online. 2011.


This report presents initial findings for Ireland from the pan-European EU Kids Online survey – a large 25 country survey conducted by EU Kids Online and funded by the EC’s Safer Internet Programme. The questionnaire was designed by the EU Kids Online network, coordinated by the London School of Economics and Political Science. Fieldwork was conducted by Ipsos MORI.

In what follows, Irish findings are compared with those from other countries, as reported in Livingstone, S., Haddon, L., Görzig, A., and Ólafsson, K. (2010). Risks and safety on the internet: The perspective of European children. Initial findings. LSE, London: EU Kids Online. See

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O’Neill, B., Grehan, S., Ólafsson, K.: Risks and safety for children on the internet: the Ireland report. LSE, London: EU Kids Online. 2011.