National anti-illegal publications week kicks off

Source: Xinhua| 2019-04-21 14:53:22|Editor: ZX
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BEIJING, April 21 (Xinhua) -- The 2019 Green Bookmark Week opened on Saturday to push the nationwide campaign against illegal publications and online vulgar content.

This year's publicity week aims to protect the cultural rights and interests of teenagers, improve their network literacy, help them develop sound reading habits and build awareness of intellectual property protection, as well as clear the cultural environment online and offline, the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications said in a statement.

A slew of activities will be held across the country, such as lectures, themed forums, legal education events, fine publication recommendations as well as writing and caricature competitions.

Meanwhile, cybersecurity education will be expanded to cover more minors.

An official said it had always been the office's duty to create a favorable social and cultural environment for juveniles.

The official called on local authorities to combine the crackdown with prevention and address both the symptoms and root issues, in the work against pornography and illegal publications.