Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Cyber Bullying

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A person has been writing bad things about me on social media and posts unflattering photos of me to embarrass me online. I am very affected by this and feel that I have been cyber bullied. What should I do?

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What is the Protection from Harassment Act 2014 and how can I seek recourse or protection under it?
Gaming Addiction
Disinformation and Scams

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What are some practical steps people can take to discern between real and fake news?

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What should we do when we come across scams online?
Personal Information and Security

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How can I prevent my personal photos and other information shared online from being misused?

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How can I protect myself from cyber threats like identify theft?
General Enquiries

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I am working on a project relating to media literacy. Can I speak to someone from the Council to find out more on relating issues?

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I am working on a project relating to media literacy and hope to explore possible collaboration with the Council. How can I get in touch?

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I am carrying out a workshop on cyber wellness and media literacy. Can the Council provide a speaker?