ySKILLS proposes a holistic, child-centric approach to understanding how use of the internet has variable consequences for children’s rights to participation, information,
freedom of expression, education, and play, and to protection from harm.
A fundamental human right. It is used to indicate both the freedom of verbal speech and any act of seeking, receiving and imparting information, regardless of the medium used. The freedom of the press is a corollary to this right and essential to the building and supporting of communities and civil society.