Fitri Meutia, Intan and Sujadmiko, Bayu and Jiwo Agung, Bismo (2018) Children’s Right to Internet Devices; A Social Approach on Indonesian Policy. In: International Indonesia Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies (IICIS), 9-10 September 2018, Novotel Bandar Lampung. (Submitted)

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Internet devices are familiar tools for the children nowadays; obviously some of them have understood to operate such kind of tools. Indonesian Internet Service Provider Association shows that 16,68 percent users are children between 13-18 years old. Its situation is not just turning out in Indonesia, Ofcom Research Organization also release in 2017; half parents in United Kingdom knew less the Internet than their children. Kids with 3-4 years old, 21 percent already had a tablet, and 40 percent they use for games. Next, 8-11 years old had 39 percent for smartphones and 90 percent they practiced for games. It cannot be denied that interconnection networking is clearly useful in every aspect of life and it is right for people to accessing technology. However, it brings some negatives effect, especially for children. Games addiction, hate speech, dangerous websites, pornography and porno-action are some bad effect, which can be entering by them. This study explored the pattern of Children’s right to Internet devices and examined how Indonesian policy ruled and give protection for children. These descriptive-analytic studies were conducted one international guideline by ITU, five Indonesian regulations and its Ministerial Decree. Result showed that using Internet devices is one of rights for children, though protection from negative effect from the Internet is obligation for the government and parents. It suggested that Government should compile the guidelines for the parents and children on utilizing the Internet devices.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Politik (FISIP) > Prodi Administrasi Negara
Depositing User: Intan Fitri Meutia
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2018 01:52
Last Modified: 02 Nov 2018 01:52

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