Given their high usage of digital devices, ICT (Information and Communication Technology) skills are more prolific in young people than in the population at large. Data indicated that young people employ the internet for a broader range of activities such as online gaming, social networking and participation in civic activities to name just a few. The EU and its member states face the challenge to ensure the safe use of ICT technologies by younger people whilst developing the social and economic benefits that the use of such technology generates for the community.
These findings were reflected also in data collected by the NEXUS team among the student population at three participating Universities, as this infographic shows (click below to see it bigger):
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