A brief introduction to the Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle Fernsehen
The Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle Fernsehen (German Association for Voluntary Self-Regulation of Television – FSF e.V.) promotes youth media protection in the fields of television and the Internet. It awards age ratings and offers a forum for social and academic debate on issues of youth media protection, media ethics and the development of programming. The FSF has been an official state-approved self-regulation institution operating within the system of regulated self-regulation since 2003.