How Can I Keep My Sponsored Child Safe Online? (WVHK)

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How Can I Keep My Sponsored Child Safe Online? (wvhk)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I want to share photos and videos online, from my visit with my sponsored child.What should I consider before sharing?Check the right answer(s)
    • A. 

      Cross-cultural sensitivities

    • B. 

      Whether the child is portrayed in a dignified manner

    • C. 

      Whether the child’s location is compromised via the use of GPS co-ordinates or identifiable landmarks or information

    • D. 

      Guidance provided by World Vision on safe online sharing of sponsored child images and information

    • E. 

      Nothing, it's fine to share my photos as long as the images are authentic

  • 2. 
    World Vision tells me that my sponsored child is from a country – Jerusalem, West Bank & Gaza, Lebanon, Laos, Myanmar, Mauritania, Vietnam or parts of China (Please contact WV for more details) – that has restrictions on sharing child images and data online for legal and/or cultural reasons.Check the right answer(s)
    • A. 

      I may show the picture to friends offline

    • B. 

      I may scan the picture that was mailed to me and share it on social media with my friends

    • C. 

      I may share online that I have a sponsored child in Vietnam but not use the picture

  • 3. 
    If my sponsored child is from a country which has no web-publishable restrictions, it's okay for me to post and share...Check the right answer(s)
    • A. 

      My sponsored child's first name

    • B. 

      My sponsored child's first name and last name

    • C. 

      My sponsored child's Sponsorship ID number

    • D. 

      My sponsored child's grade level at school

    • E. 

      My sponsored child's school address

    • F. 

      The occupation(s) of my sponsored child's parents

    • G. 

      My sponsored child's photo with GPS co-ordinates of exact location

    • H. 

      Photos of my sponsored child's community without identifying landmarks

    • I. 

      The country my sponsored child lives in

  • 4. 
    I am excited to share a letter from my sponsored child with my friends and family on Facebook and other social media.Check the letters below that show information that may NOT be shared publicly
    • A. 
    • B. 
    • C. 
  • 5. 
    To stay in touch with my sponsored child, I can...Check the right answer
    • A. 

      Use opportunities provided by World Vision to visit, communicate with and send gifts to my sponsored child

    • B. 

      Make plans to visit my sponsored child on my own

    • C. 

      Invite my sponsored child to come for a visit

    • D. 

      Share my personal contacts (phone number, Facebook, Skype) with my sponsored child or family so that we can communicate with each other directly

  • 6. 
    I want to help promote World Vision child sponsorship online...Check the right answer(s)
    • A. 

      World Vision does not encourage sponsors to tell their friends about sponsorship or promote fundraising

    • B. 

      I can share about my sponsorship experience in child-safe ways

    • C. 

      I can direct potential supporters to the World Vision website or contact centre

    • D. 

      I can contact World Vision to help me do this with necessary information and tools

  • 7. 
    One of my Facebook friends has just shared something about his sponsored child that I feel may make the child vulnerable to online abuse and exploitation. How should I respond?Check the right answer
    • A. 

      Hit “share” and use it as a teaching moment to all my online friends

    • B. 

      Reach out to the friend privately and suggest he changes the entry, explaining why and/or ask World Vision to contact the person making the post

    • C. 

      Stay quiet in order not to jeopardize the friendship and wait for someone else to say something about it