An international campaign to protest “Instagram” dedicated to children – our life – bodies

0
20


On Thursday, an international coalition of specialists in the field of child rights sent a letter to the president of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, urging him to dismiss his plan to launch a copy of Instagram for those under the age of 13.

They added, “Although collecting family data and gaining a new generation of Instagram users is very beneficial, this will increase the use of Instagram by young children who are highly vulnerable to the jobs provided by the platform that allow them to be exploited.” The letter bore the signatures of several international organizations. And “Facebook” confirmed that any ads will not be displayed in the “Instagram” version intended for children.

Facebook’s Instagram requires its users to be at least thirteen years old, but many children under this age use the network by providing a false birthdate.

Google Newsstand

Follow our latest local and sports news, and the latest political and economic developments via Google news

Share

Print








LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here