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For a more detailed level breakdown of each country, please go down to Country Level Report below.
The COSI Framework
The COSI score is a composite rating that combines the scores of six key stakeholders, evaluating their efforts to enhance child online safety within the country: 1) Children’s Safe Use of Technology (Children), 2) Family Support (Families), 3) School Digital Citizenship Education (Schools), 4) ICT Company Responsibility (ICT Companies), 5) Government Policies and Regulation (Government Policies), and 6) Technology Infrastructure (Technology Infrastructure).
The 6 Stakeholders of COSI
Children’s Safe Use of Technology
Assesses the level of children’s digital citizenship and their exposure to cyber-risks
Assesses the level of family support, such as parental mediation and digital parenting, for child online safety
Assesses the level of school education on issues of online safety, such as cybersecurity, for child online safety
ICT Company Responsibility
Assesses the level of company commitment, such as through transparency reporting, to child online safety
Assesses the level of regulatory enforcement for child online safety
Assesses the level of technology infrastructure support, such as internet access and affordability, for child online safety