In the period 14-15 May 2018 in the Social Center of Caritas Moldova in Chisinau took place an event for the training of teachers and volunteers in the framework of the project ” Summer Camps for Moldovan children” with the theme “Safe Internet” in collaboration with colleagues from “La Strada”.
This training was attended by representatives from 11 parish community of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Chisinau, come with order to know about the safety of children in the online environment and to develop the skills of informing children and parents in an interactice way.
In the framework of this training it was discussed about:
• What are the risks on the Internet;
• Specifics online friendships;
• Online dating: advantages and risks;
• The digital identity;
• What can you do to protect yourself against the online abuses;
• People, addresses and phones on which you can ask for help.
The Training was held in a productive and active-participative atmosphere with many interactive activities.
The project “Summer Camps for Moldovan children” was launched in July 2017, for a period of 3 years. Thus, Caritas Moldova aims to provide a favorable environment for recreation and development by integrating 1100 children from vulnerable families from Cretoaia, Ungheni, Chisinau, Grigorăura, Petropavlovca, Balti, Ribnita, Stauceni, Rashkov, Sloboda-Rascov and Bender, at the summer camps organized at the local parish houses, where children and youth could develop their talents and improve the health. Parish summer camps will stimulate to a fun and effective programming for children.