Webcast: Children’s Rights in the Digital Age


The Department of Media and Communications at the LSE will host  a webcast lecture on Children’s Rights in the Digital Age by Professor Sonia Livingstone

Date: Wednesday 11 February 2015
Speaker: Professor Sonia Livingstone
Respondents: Jasmina Byrne, Professor Robin Mansell

Time: 6.30-8pm GMT

Join the conversation on twitter with the hashtag #LSEchildrights

Are children’s rights enhanced or undermined by access to the internet? Charters and manifestos for the digital age are proliferating, but where do children fit in?

Sonia Livingstone OBE is a Professor of Social Psychology in the Department of Media and Communications at LSE and Project Director of EU Kids Online. Jasmina Byrne is Child Protection Specialist at UNICEF. Robin Mansell is Professor of New Media and the Internet at LSE.

This event will be webcast live on the LSE website on LSE Live..