Our history

On February 20, 2008 Red PaPaz summons the Ministry of Communications, Ministry of Education, several companies, NGOs and some parents, to participate in a Study Group whose purpose is to promote the healthy, safe and constructive use of information technology and communications (ICT) in childhood and adolescence. The first great achievement of this group was to consolidate www.tus10comportamientosdigitales.com  strategy, launched on October 1st, 2009. This strategy has been appropriated and used by many organizations and individuals in Colombia and it continues to be enriched every day.

Ministerio TIC, ICBF, Fundación Telefónica, Foro de Generaciones Internactivas and Red Papaz felt that promoting the good use of information technology and communications was essential but not enough, so decided to joined with other partners and authorities around www.teprotejo.org to channel complaints, understand and visualize the magnitude of the children and adolescent situation, looking forward to being able to generate actions to minimize crimes against this population in the country.

On May 18th, 2012, under the Escudos del Alma (Shields for the Soul) event, www.teprotejo.org  was launched, in a ceremony presided by Diego Molano, director of ICBF; Adrian Dwyer, CEO for INHOPE, Guillermo Moro, Planning Director of Interactive Generations Forum; Lina Echeverri from Telefonica; Carolina Piñeros, Executive Director of Red Papaz; Vanessa Arroyave, representative of the Program En TIC Confío, from Ministerio TIC and Alma Balcazar form Tigo Colombia Mobile.

On June 10th, 2012 Te Protejo becomes the first member of the INHOPE Foundation.

On June 7, 2013 Te Protejo launched its Mobile App

 

 

Partners and agreements