The internet and social media are a significant part of our lives. Thus, it is important we know how to keep safe online and what to do if someone shares/disperses sensitive content.
Understanding Nudes and Sexting. Netsafe, (2017). Information on the risks of sexting and sending sensitive content, including what to do if someone sends you content or distributes your images. https://www.netsafe.org.nz/sexting/
Image Based Abuse. Netsafe, (2018). Discusses sharing/receiving intimate messages, what to do if you are affected and the law. https://www.netsafe.org.nz/image-based-abuse/
Harmful Digital Communications Act, (2015). Aims to prevent and reduce the impact of online bullying, harassment, revenge porn and other forms of abuse and intimidation.
This is a more concise version on Netsafe: https://www.netsafe.org.nz/what-is-the-hdca/
BodySafe: Sex, Technology and respect. Discusses the law around sexting, sending images and revenge acts. https://www.bodysafe.nz/active-bystanders-5/
Digital Stalking: Research and Resources. New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse. (2015) Information around preventing and responding to digital stalking. https://nzfvc.org.nz/news/research-and-resources-prevent-and-respond-digital-stalking