The DPA Age Verification Group has been working with officials from the DCMS on the Government’s commitment to tackle children’s access to online pornography through age verification controls, and has responded to the DCMS Consultation (Child Safety Online: Age Verification for Pornography). It welcomes the DCMS’s commitment, in its official consultation response, to maintain engagement […]
On 12th April 2016, the DPA submitted this response to the DCMS Consultation Child Safety Online: Age Verification for Pornography.
The UK Government acknowledged its responsibility to protect young people in its manifesto commitment to require age verification for access to all websites containing pornographic material. The launch of the DCMS Consultation – Child Safety Online: Age Verification for Pornography has its focus on commercial pornography providers, and is looking to these businesses to ensure […]
Submission from Digital Policy Alliance for the UK Digital Strategy 19 January 2016 The Digital Policy Alliance (EURIM) is the politically neutral, cross-party policy voice of the internet and technology sector, informing policy for a competitive, inclusive, networked society. DPA welcomes the Government’s work towards the Digital Strategy, and the Digital Communications Infrastructure Strategy to […]
On 23rd October 2015, the DPA submitted a response to the House of Lords Select Committee on the European Union (Internal Market Sub-Committee) Call for Evidence on Online Platforms and the EU Digital Single Market Update – 22nd April 2016: The House of Lords report on Online Platforms and the Digital Single Market, published on 20th April, can […]
The DPA has published the final report on the DigiChampz project:
The DPA has produced a Policy Briefing, with recommendations, compiled by members of the DPA’s Digital Single Market (DSM) Group in response to the new strategy proposal for the Digital Single Market, launched in May by Commissioner Andrus Ansip. There is also an accompanying Skills Resource. Major aims formally adopted by the European Commission include: […]
The DPA publishes a briefing on Big Data and Integrated Health and Social Care
The DPA’s Age Verification Group has prepared a draft briefing: – Contact, Conduct, Compliance, Content, Commerce + Choice, Consent, Co-operation and Confidence. There are 2 supporting documents: Please send any comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PRESS RELEASE Thursday 2nd April 2015 IT IS TIME TO GET SERIOUS ABOUT AGE VERIFICATION “The NSPCC Childline campaign announced on Tuesday should serve as a wake-up call to those who are serious about ensuring that parents can allow their children to explore the internet in safety, with confidence that they can be protected by […]