The APFC’s Technology Challenges Working Group seeks to identify the ever-increasing tools that the exploiters of children employ on the Internet. To this end, the Working Group has published two helpful resources on confronting challenges in the fight against child sexual abuse and exploitation:
- Best Practices to Help File Hosting and File Sharing Companies Fight the Distribution of Child Sexual Exploitation Content; and
- Considerations for Protecting Children & Your Company’s Reputation When Engaging with Digital Businesses.
Additionally, the U.S. Financial Coalition has published:
- Cryptocurrency and the BlockChain: Technical Overview and Potential Impact on Commercial Child Sexual Exploitation; and
- Internet Merchant Acquisition and Monitoring Sound Practices to Help Reduce the Proliferation of Commercial Child Pornography
Collaborations between and among commercial organizations can have a tremendous impact on child protection. Click here to discover how the partnership between the financial and technology industries can help in the fight against online child sexual abuse and exploitation.