عنوان مقاله [English]
The digital environment whether alongside or the continues of real-life, although does not design for children, plays an important role in their life, and a considerable rate of its users are children. Nowadays, the environment has changed to a base for their social and growing activities. Thus we need safe use, families’ empowerment, protection, prevention instruments, dealing with risks, and changing to digital citizens more than before. This issue is reflexed in domestic, regional, and international instruments as well. Considering general protection strategies for children in the digital environment and suggesting special strategies for the criminal and non-criminal harms and risks’ prevention are the goals of the paper that can be achieved in three levels of surveying the recent situations, desirable situations, and the comparative solutions which make a link between these two. Findings show that socio-protection and affairs, setting up hotlines, including the cooperation of other influencers and decision-makers, and designing sufficient infrastructures are the main international protection strategies for children.