3.2.10

What is doing Europe on children protection in Social Networks?

Just check the Safer Internet Programme: Raising awareness & empowering children.

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Much of its efforts has focused on children and teenagers, who have become massive users of social networking sites, and active users of the Internet as a whole.

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The European Commission is supporting self-regulation when it is broadly accepted by stakeholders and where it provides for effective enforcement. Therefore, the Commission welcomed the first self-regulatory agreement signed by major social networks active in Europe on Safer Internet Day, 10 February 2009, in Luxembourg.

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