Tech companies are reporting a boom in online photos and videos of children being sexually abused — a record 45 million illegal images were flagged last year  alone — exposing a system at a breaking point and unable to keep up with the perpetrators, an investigation by The New York Times found.Continue reading
During our 2019 symposium, Arianne Struik, developmental psychologist / systems therapist and EMDR supervisor at the Institute for Chronically Traumatized Children (ICTC), provided a lecture on dissociative disorders in children under 14 years of age. You can watch this lecture in Dutch here, fragments have been cut from the presentation for privacy.
On her website you can find specialized training for traumatized children in English as well as some free of charge materials.
For several months, RTL news went undercover on the dark web, a closed area on the internet where, among other things, child pornography is shared. Their investigation demonstrates that various images of sexual abuse of Dutch children are shared. Certain members in this network also share hurtcore, child pornography focused on pain and humiliation, which is becoming increasingly popular according to the police. Source: RTL Nieuws / BNNVARA
Undercover on the dark web: abuse images of hundreds of Dutch children in online networks
This is how RTL News went undercover in the underground child pornography networks
Broadcast by BNNVARA on May 13, 2019, in which tech journalist Daniel Verlaan provides explanations