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Giovanna Mascheroni (PhD) is a Lecturer in Sociology of Communication and Culture in the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan. She coordinates the Net Children Go Mobile project. She is interested in young people and new media, online participation, risks and opportunities on the Internet for children, and social media.
Piermarco Aroldi (PhD), is a Professor of Sociology of Culture and Communication at the Università Cattolica of Milan and Piacenza. He is the Director of OssCom, research centre for media and communication. He is a member of the Italian team of Net Children Go Mobile. His scientific interest is in media consumption in everyday life, especially from a generational perspective, looking at the family and children.
Maria Francesca Murru
Maria Francesca Murru, PhD, is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences at the Catholic University of Milan, and a researcher at OssCom. Her research interests are focused on online public spheres and children's media practices. She is currently engaged in research projects dealing with civic participation through social media and quality provision of media for children. .
Barbara Scifo, PhD, is a Lecturer in the Sociology of Culture and Communication at the Università Cattolica of Milan, where she teaches Languages and Means of Communication and she is one of the Academic Staff of OssCom. She co-coordinates the Net Children Go Mobile Project. She is currently engaged in research on digital media and social ties and on mobile young audiencesBarbara Scifo, PhD, is a Lecturer in the Sociology of Culture and Communication at the Università Cattolica of Milan, where she teaches Languages and Means of Communication and she is one of the Academic Staff of OssCom. She co-coordinates the Net Children Go Mobile Project. She is currently engaged in research on digital media and social ties and on mobile young audiences.
OssCom is an academic research centre focusing on processes and transformations in the Italian media system and cultural industry. It has been operating since 1994 and it is based at the Università Cattolica in Milan. Different institutions support its activities, including universities, public, religious and no-profit organisation as well as private companies.
Here we provide links to a summary of the EU Kids Online 2010 survey findings (European and national) in the national language, an internet safety guide for children in parents in the national language, national recommendations from the EU Kids Online findings for policy makers and stakeholders, and other national materials if available.
Summary of survey findings
Internet safety guide
Country Factsheet Italy
Mascheroni, G. (2011) Rischi e sicurezza online fra i ragazzi europei.
Mascheroni G. (2012) Presentation at the Chamber of Deputies
Mascheroni, G. (2011) I ragazzi e la rete, La ricerca EU Kids Online e il caso Italia.
Safer Internet Day 2012
Report: Insieme piu' connessi piu' sicuri
Press: Contro i rischi della rete non solo regole ma più navigazione insieme ai vostri figli
Comitato Consultivo Centro Giovani Online
Newspaper article Figli digitali, sul web aspettando i genitori
The EU Kids Online fieldwork involved several questionnaires. First, a face to face interview with one parent. Second, a face to face interview with the child. Then a self-completion interview for sensitive questions, with one version for 9-10 year olds and one version for 11-16 year olds.
Questionnaire for parent
Questionnaire for child
Self-completion questionnaire for child (Children age 9-10)
Self-completion questionnaire for child (Children age 11-16)