Media Literacy Council Ushers In 17 New Members

Date: 27 July 2016

The Media Literacy Council (MLC) will welcome 17 new members from the public, private and people sectors as it commences its third two-year term on 1 August 2016.

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Singapore recognises good on Safer Internet Day 2015

Date: 10 February 2015

The MLC trawled social media to look for 50 individuals and groups who, in their own way, are making a better internet. It looked for people who exhibited the values of respect, responsibility, empathy, and integrity in their online interactions - be it posting a kind word or a constructive comment.

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Facebook and the Media Literacy Council launch new safety resources for teens, parents and teachers in Singapore

Date: 09 February 2015

In support of tomorrow’s Safer Internet Day, a global initiative that invites everyone - young people, parents, teachers, educators, industry and safety organizations - to come together to focus on what we can do to “create a better Internet together”, Facebook and the MLC today launched a Bullying Prevention Centre in Singapore.

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Media Literacy Council welcomes 15 new members

Date: 01 August 2014

15 new members from the academic, legal, telecommunications and social sectors have joined the Media Literacy Council (MLC) to help drive public education on media literacy and digital citizenship, and advise the government on the policy responses to these emerging issues.

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Safer Internet Day 2014 – Let’s create a better internet together (Factsheet)

Date: 11 February 2014

The Safer Internet Day (SID) is a public awareness initiative started in 2004 by the Insafe Network, a network of Awareness Centres funded under the Safer Internet Programme of the European Commission. The SID takes place on the second day of the second week of the second month every year and seeks to promote safe and responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people.

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ITE to Partner Media Literacy Council on Media Literacy Education

Date: 06 May 2013

The Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and the Media Literacy Council (MLC) have sealed an inaugural educational partnership to give students a deeper understanding of Internet, and social and mainstream media-related issues. This is the MLC’s first official partnership with a Post-Secondary Education Institution since the Council formed in August last year.

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Singapore’s inaugural participation in Safer Internet Day (Factsheet)

Date: 05 February 2013

The Safer Internet Day (SID) is a public awareness initiative started in 2004 by the Insafe Network, a network of Awareness Centres funded under the Safer Internet Programme of the European Commission. The SID takes place on the second day of the second week of the second month every year and seeks to promote safe and responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people.

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New Council to Oversee Cyber Wellness, Media Literacy Initiatives

Date: 30 July 2012

The Media Literacy Council (MLC), will be formed on 1 August 2012 to spearhead public education on media literacy and cyber wellness, and advise the government on the appropriate policy response to an increasingly complex and borderless world of media, technology, consumer expectations and participation.

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