From the case of the owner of the channel Tho Nguyen posting harmful content to children, the Department of Information Security, the Department of Children and TikTok Vietnam agreed to set up a hotline operating 24/7 between 3 units to handle fast things like that.
Cases similar to the Tho Nguyen case will be handled more quickly
Over the past few days, TikToker Tho Nguyen (real name NTHT, residing in Thuan An city, Binh Duong province) has been strongly opposed by posting 2 clips with offensive and harmful content for children on the 25th. / 2 and 27/2.
In particular, the clip using the doll “for good study” posted on February 27 by Tho Nguyen is evaluated to contain superstitious content, not suitable for Vietnamese customs and traditions, negatively affecting with the development and awareness of children, many parents and public opinion are frustrated.
The authorities have worked with TikToker Tho Nguyen. The account owner of YouTube social networking channels, TikTok Tho Nguyen, was also sanctioned for administrative violations by the Department of Information and Communications of Binh Duong Province for the act of providing and sharing information promoting superstition mentioned above.
However, drawing experiences and lessons from TikToker Tho Nguyen’s recent case is an issue that concerned agencies and units need to pay attention to.
|With the establishment of a hotline with the participation of the Department of Information Security, Department of Children, and TikTok, information content harmful to children will be processed faster. (Artwork: Internet)|
From the perspective of the unit assigned by the Ministry of Information and Communications to directly draft the project “Protecting and supporting children to have healthy and creative interactions in the Internet environment in the period of 2021 – 2025”, as ICTnews informed, the afternoon of the day March 17, the Department of Information Security worked with the Department of Children, the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs with the representative of TikTok Technology Vietnam Co., Ltd.
One content that the representatives of the units focused on exchanging and discussing at this meeting is how to quickly handle objectionable and harmful information for children on the TikTok platform, avoiding love. The situation after the incident happened, the online community and the media condemned it, and handled it like the case just happened on Tho Nguyen channel.
The Department of Information Security, the Department of Children and TikTok Vietnam agreed to set up a hotline, enabling the three units to regularly exchange and update information and incidents occurring on the TikTok channel.
The goal of the hotline to operate 24/7 is to quickly process content similar to the case of malicious information to children on Tho Nguyen channel that can be repeated or will arise in the future.
Suggest that TikTok strengthen the training of content moderators
Also from the case of Tho Nguyen, the Department of Information Security and the Department of Children asked TikTok to strengthen training plans, retraining, and advanced training to update more knowledge about culture, beliefs as well as history. content moderation staff.
“This team needs to be more sensitive, have a deeper sense of the culture, history, beliefs and moral values of Vietnam, especially when they approve content for children,” said Department An representative. full information note.
The Department of Information Security and the Department of Children assessed that TikTok has had a number of programs and activities to help spread positive and good content to the Vietnamese community participating in the platform.
Therefore, the two agencies requested TikTok to do research to add good and suitable content for children to community programs, contributing to “taking the beauty, eliminating the bad”, participating in supporting children. healthy, creative interaction on cyberspace.
As a content creator that attracts a lot of attention from the community, especially children, Tho Nguyen currently has 3 online communication channels: YouTuber Tho Nguyen with 8.7 million followers, TikTok Tho Nguyen with 900,000 followers and Fanpage Tho Nguyen 400,000 followers. The authorities also encouraged Tho Nguyen and other content creators to continue to invest and refine to create many clips with good, positive content, suitable for children.
Previously, from the beginning of March 2020, the Department of Information Security and the Department of Children signed a joint plan to protect and support children in cyberspace. The plan aims to strengthen coordination, direction and effective implementation of measures to protect children in the Internet environment.
Many activities have been coordinated by the two agencies such as: surveying and assessing the impact of the network environment; develop and guide the set of criteria for child protection in the Internet environment; build a child protection network in the network environment to connect agencies, organizations and businesses working together for children …
The Department of Information Security asked TikTok Vietnam to handle the offensive clip on the Tho Nguyen channel
Commenting clips with offensive content on TikTok Tho Nguyen channel negatively affect children’s awareness, the Information Security Administration (ATTT) has asked TikTok Vietnam to urgently take measures to handle videos and owners this channel clause.