We take reports of:
- child sexual abuse content hosted anywhere in the world;
- criminally obscene adult content hosted in the UK;
- non-photographic child sexual abuse images hosted in the
You can report any of these on our website at www.iwf.org.uk.
Reports can be made anonymously and may help to trace and
rescue a victim of sexual abuse.
We are an independent self-regulatory body, funded by the
online industry and the EU. We work with the industry, law enforcement bodies and
governments to tackle the global problem of child sexual abuse images online.
Our mission is the elimination of child sexual abuse content online.
Your reports enable us to provide unique data to law
enforcement partners to:
- Disrupt the availability of child sexual abuse content
hosted anywhere in the world
- Protect children who are victims of sexual abuse from
repeat victimisation and public identification
- Prevent internet users from accidentally stumbling across
child sexual abuse content
You can find about what we do and why we do it at
To minimise the availability of child sexual abuse content:
- We have a reporting mechanism on our website,
www.iwf.org.uk, for anyone to report their inadvertent exposure to potentially
criminal child sexual abuse content.
- We issue ‘Notice and takedown’ notices to swiftly remove
child sexual abuse content at source.
- We provide a URL list of child sexual abuse material to
member companies to help disrupt access to child sexual abuse content.
You can read more about how we combat child sexual abuse
images online at http://www.iwf.org.uk/services
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