Digital Wellbeing is a holistic and balanced approach to our interactions in the digital world as citizens, communities, and an overall digital nation.

  • How is our digital life influencing our real life and overall wellbeing?
  • Are we mindful and aware of our relationship with technology?
  • Are we mindful and aware of how digital technologies are impacting overall wellbeing?
  • Are our experiences in digital settings mainly positive?
  • Are digital technologies making our lives easier by simplifying and enhancing them?
  • Are we capable of using digital technologies positively, for instance to learn, connect and build meaningful relationships and virtual communities?
  • Are we equipped with the necessary strategies, skills, and tools to handle digital challenges?
  • Do we know how to act wisely if something goes wrong in the digital environment?

Digital Citizenship

Just as we are citizens of the globe in the physical world, as users of the digital world, we are also “citizens”. Get to know more about Digital Citizenship, what it entails and why it’s important to promote positive digital citizenship.

"Sannif" Online Games Classification

Sannif platform is an initiative that aims to classify and display the risks of electronic games available on various gaming platforms. Sannif allows searching for any electronic game to display its details, risks, and appropriate play age, in addition to its availability on various platforms. The platform also provides a list of child-friendly games as well as explanation of their potential risks.

For Parents

For Educators

Guides and Tips

  • Parental Controls
Use parental controls on your child's iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

  • Parental Controls
Set up parental controls on Google Play

  • Parental Controls
Find balance as a family

  • Digital Wellbeing
Reporting eCrimes

  • Parental Controls
The Best Parental Controls for Teen Social Media

  • Screen Time
Tools to help you achieve your own personal sense of digital wellbeing

News and Opinions

  • Digital Citizenship
Mohammed bin Rashid approves ‘National Policy for Digital Wellbeing'

  • Digital Wellbeing
Digital Wellbeing Council Third Meeting

  • Digital Wellbeing
Digital Wellbeing Council Second Meeting

  • Digital Wellbeing
Digital Wellbeing Council First Meeting

  • Digital Citizenship
UAE Council for Digital Wellbeing Promotes Positive and Safe Digital Environment

  • Digital Wellbeing
Arab Electronic Media Committee concludes its 15th session with recommendations on combating terrorist content online

  • Digital Gaming
Dubai Police warn residents against 'free online games'

  • Digital Citizenship
National Programme for Happiness concludes interactive camps for promoting children's digital wellbeing

Resources

Digital Citizenship
Digital Footprint
Screen Time
Digital Ethics
Online Harm
Cyberbullying
Online Social Networking
Digital Gaming
Online Privacy
Digital Wellbeing