The European Framework is the result of discussions held in a High Level Group set up by the Commission in September 2006. It sets out a series of measures the signatories commit to implement on their services thoughout Europe, including:
- access control for adult content;
- awareness raising campaigns for parents and children
- the classification of commercial content according to national standards of decency and appropriateness
- the fight against illegal content on mobiles.
National codes have been signed also based on the European Framework